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sasl_server_step

Section: Simple Authentication Security Layer Library Functions (3SASL)
Updated: 14 Oct 2003
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NAME

sasl_server_step - perform a step in the server authentication negotiation  

SYNOPSIS

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

int sasl_server_step(sasl_conn_t *conn, const char *clientin, unsigned clientinlen, const char **serverout, unsigned *serveroutlen);  

DESCRIPTION

The sasl_server_step() performs a step in the authentication negotiation.  

PARAMETERS

conn The SASL context for this connection.

clientin The data given by the client. The data is decoded if the protocol encodes requests that are sent over the wire.

clientinlen The length of clientin.

serverout
serveroutlen Set by the library and sent to the client.

 

RETURN VALUES

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

ERRORS

SASL_OK The whole authentication completed successfully.

SASL_CONTINUE The call to sasl_server_step() was successful, and at least one more step is needed for the authentication.

All other error codes indicate an error situation that you must handle, or you should quit the authentication session. See sasl_errors(3SASL) for information on SASL error codes.  

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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