How to troubleshoot the following error:
ERROR: GSS Minor Error: Key table file '/path/to/gssapi_keytab' not found
When a SingleStore node is unable to locate the path to
gssapi_keytab_path the node will fail to start up, and you may see the following errors:
571 2021-04-14 15:51:42.501 INFO: Log opened
00002794 2021-04-14 15:51:42.503 ERROR: Failed while trying to call gss_acquire_cred():
00002848 2021-04-14 15:51:42.503 ERROR: GSS Major Error: Unspecified GSS failure. Minor code may provide more information
00002869 2021-04-14 15:51:42.503 ERROR: GSS Minor Error: Key table file '/path/to/gssapi_keytab' not found
00002883 2021-04-14 15:51:42.503 FATAL: Invalid GSS configuration
: MemSQL failed to start: process exited: exit status 1
- Confirm that the SingleStore user on the node(s) in question can access the path defined for
gssapi_keytab_pathin the memsql.cnf file.
- Confirm that
gssapi_keytab_pathis defined in the memsql.cnf file for only the aggregator nodes in the cluster.
- For more information on configuring Kerberos authentication, follow the Copying the Keytab File to SingleStore DB documentation.