gnutls_credentials_set (3) - Linux Man Pages
gnutls_credentials_set: API function
NAMEgnutls_credentials_set - API function
- gnutls_session_t session
- is a gnutls_session_t structure.
- gnutls_credentials_type_t type
- is the type of the credentials
- void * cred
- is a pointer to a structure.
DESCRIPTIONSets the needed credentials for the specified type. Eg username, password - or public and private keys etc. The cred parameter is a structure that depends on the specified type and on the current session (client or server).
In order to minimize memory usage, and share credentials between several threads gnutls keeps a pointer to cred, and not the whole cred structure. Thus you will have to keep the structure allocated until you call gnutls_deinit().
For GNUTLS_CRD_ANON, cred should be gnutls_anon_client_credentials_t in case of a client. In case of a server it should be gnutls_anon_server_credentials_t.
For GNUTLS_CRD_SRP, cred should be gnutls_srp_client_credentials_t in case of a client, and gnutls_srp_server_credentials_t, in case of a server.
RETURNSOn success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise a negative error code is returned.
REPORTING BUGSReport bugs to <bugs [at] gnutls.org>.
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