kinit fails with error "kinit: Included profile directory could not be read while initializing Kerberos 5 library"

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Issue

  • Unable to do kinit as it is failing with error kinit: Included profile directory could not be read while initializing Kerberos 5 library
# kinit administrator
kinit: Included profile directory could not be read while initializing Kerberos 5 library

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • krb5-libs

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