clnt_krb_plugin - Client Kerberos plug-in configuration parameter

This parameter specifies the name of the default Kerberos plug-in library to be used for client-side authentication and local authorization.

Configuration type
Database manager
Applies to
  • Client
  • Database server with local and remote clients
  • Database server with local clients only
  • Partitioned database server with local and remote clients
Parameter type
Default [range]
Null on Linux® and UNIX operating systems and IBMkrb5 on Windows operating systems [any valid string]

The plug-in is used when the client is authenticated using Kerberos authentication or when local authorization is performed and the authentication type in the database manager configuration is set to KERBEROS.