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Running OKINIT Fails With 'okinit: Improper format of configuration file' (Doc ID 303436.1)

Last updated on APRIL 27, 2020

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version 9.2 to 19.7.0.0.0 [Release 9.2 to 18.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Get "okinit: Improper format of configuration file." when when running okinit
and giving the password.

bash-2.05$ okinit
Kerberos Utilities for Solaris: Version 9.2.0.1.0 - Production on 21-MAR-2005
11:15:50
Copyright (c) 1996, 2002 Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.
Password for xxx@YYY.COM:
okinit: Improper format of configuration file.

Cause

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