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Re: Heidmal Keytab Format
On Tue, 2 May 2006 09:30:11 +1000
"ronnie sahlberg" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I think that is just an entry that has been expired/deleted.
> When an entry is deleted from a keytab file instead of rewriting the
> entire file kerberos will
> change the length of teh entry to -length and zero out all bytes for the
> actual entry itself.
> I.e. When you find an entry where length is negative it means a deleted
> entry so just skip -length bytes forward
> and read the next entry in the file.
Well that's kind of important!