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Do we need to initiate / create token using kinit , for all the available keytab files , after we enable kerberos.

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Do we need to initiate / create token using kinit , for all the available keytab files , after we enable kerberos.

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Hi ,

After enabling / setting up Kerberos using Ambari

and

before starting the services,

Do we need to initiate / create token using kinit -kt ..... , for all the available keytab files ?

Thanks

jj

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Re: Do we need to initiate / create token using kinit , for all the available keytab files , after we enable kerberos.

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Short answer: no.

Hadoop will handle requesting TGTs so you do not need to kinit for services.

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