GSSAPI error with mbsync

Dan White dwhite at
Thu Aug 16 09:47:02 EDT 2018

On 08/16/18 13:46 +0200, Timo Kaufmann wrote:
>after switching my linux distribution from ArchLinux to NixOS, synchronizing
>with one of my mailservers stopped working. I'm using isync which is in turn
>using cyrus-sasl.
>Logging in...
>Authenticating with SASL mechanism GSSAPI...
>Error: SASL(-1): generic failure: GSSAPI Error: Unspecified GSS failure.  Minor code may provide more information (No Kerberos credentials available (default cache: FILE:/tmp/krb5cc_1000))

The 'No credentials cache found (filename: /tmp/krb5cc_1000)' error is
produced by the underlying library (MIT I presume).

'klist' should produce the same output. If so, you'll need to initizlize
your ticket cache (kinit).

Dan White

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