This is the preliminary proposed goal set for the krb5-1.9 release. Please provide comments on the krbdev list. This page organizes the goals by the "guiding principles" listed in the roadmap.
This is only an approximate timeline.
- 2010-09-01 -- make release branch
- 2010-12-01 -- final release
- Python-based test framework [Greg, done, could be extended to include multi-realm test cases]
- KDC refactoring [Tom Yu]
- DAL cleanup [Greg Hudson]
- NSS crypto back end? [Bob Lyea]
- plugin framework evolution [Tom Yu, Zhanna Tsitkova]
- Naming extensions back end for exposing constrained delegation chain [Luke, done, needs review]
- account lockout performance improvements [Greg Hudson, done]
- Trace logging [Greg Hudson]
- Plugins for password sync [Tom Yu]
- Plugins for password quality checks [Tom Yu]
- OTP (only old SAM SecurID planned for now) [Tom Yu]
- Configuration File Validator [Zhanna Tsitkova]