takes a principal database in a specified format and converts it into
a stream of Heimdal database records. This stream can either be
written to standard out, or (more commonly) be propagated to a
server running on a different machine.
If propagating, it connects to all
specified on the command by opening a TCP connection to port 754
(service hprop) and sends the database in encrypted form.
Where to find the master key to encrypt or decrypt keys with.
The database to be propagated.
Specifies the type of the source database. Alternatives include:
a Heimdal database
a MIT Kerberos 5 dump file
The keytab to use for fetching the key to be used for authenticating
to the propagation daemon(s). The key
is used from this keytab. The default is to fetch the key from the
Local realm override.
The encryption keys in the database can either be in clear, or
encrypted with a master key. This option transmits the database with
This option transmits the database with encrypted keys.
Dump the database on stdout, in a format that can be fed to hpropd.
The following will propagate a database to another machine (which