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sasl_encode64

Section: Simple Authentication Security Layer Library Functions (3SASL)
Updated: 16 Sep 2003
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NAME

sasl_encode64 - encode base64 string  

SYNOPSIS

cc [ flag ... ] file ... -lsasl   [ library ... ]
#include <sasl/saslutil.h>

int sasl_encode64(const char *in, unsigned inlen, char *out, unsigned outmax, unsigned *outlen);  

DESCRIPTION

Use the sasl_encode64() interface to convert an octet string into a base64 string. This routine is useful for SASL profiles that use base64, such as the IMAP (IMAP4) and POP (POP_AUTH) profiles. The output is null-terminated. If outlen is non-NULL, the length is placed in the outlen.  

PARAMETERS

in Input data.

inlen The length of the input data.

out The output data. The value of out can be the same as in. However, there must be enough space.

outlen The length of the actual output.

outmax The maximum size of the output buffer.

 

RETURN VALUES

sasl_encode64() returns an integer that corresponds to a SASL error code.  

ERRORS

SASL_OK The call to sasl_encode64() was successful.

SASL_BUFOVER The output buffer was too small.

 

ATTRIBUTES

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

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
AvailabilitySUNWlibsasl
Interface StabilityEvolving
MT-LevelMT-Safe

 

SEE ALSO

sasl_errors(3SASL), attributes(5)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
PARAMETERS
RETURN VALUES
ERRORS
ATTRIBUTES
SEE ALSO

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