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rpc_gss_set_defaults

Section: Networking Services Library Functions (3NSL)
Updated: 5 Feb 2002
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NAME

rpc_gss_set_defaults - change service, QOP for a session  

SYNOPSIS

#include <rpc/rpcsec_gss.h> 

bool_t rpc_gss_set_defaults(AUTH *auth, rpc_gss_service_t service, char *qop);  

DESCRIPTION

rpc_gss_set_defaults() allows an application to change the service (privacy, integrity, authentication, or none) and Quality of Protection (QOP) for a transfer session. New values apply to the rest of the session (unless changed again).  

PARAMETERS

Information on RPCSEC_GSS data types for parameters may be found on the rpcsec_gss(3NSL) man page.

auth An RPC authentication handle returned by rpc_gss_seccreate()).

service An enum of type rpc_gss_service_t, representing one of the following types of security service: authentication, privacy, integrity, or none.

qop A string representing Quality of Protection. Valid strings may be found in the file /etc/gss/qop or by using rpc_gss_get_mech_info().

 

RETURN VALUES

rpc_gss_set_svc_name() returns TRUE if it is successful; otherwise, use rpc_gss_get_error() to get the error associated with the failure.  

FILES

/etc/gss/qop File containing valid QOPs

 

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
MT-LevelMT-Safe
AvailabilitySUNWrsg (32-bit)
SUNWrsgx (64-bit)

 

SEE ALSO

rpc(3NSL), rpc_gss_get_mech_info(3NSL), rpcsec_gss(3NSL), qop(4), attributes(5)

ONC+ Developer's Guide

Linn, J. RFC 2078, Generic Security Service Application Program Interface, Version 2. Network Working Group. January 1997.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
PARAMETERS
RETURN VALUES
FILES
ATTRIBUTES
SEE ALSO

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