SASL_ERRDETAIL(3SASL) Simple Authentication Security Layer Library Functions


NAME


sasl_errdetail - retrieve detailed information about an error

SYNOPSIS


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

const char * sasl_errdetail(sasl_conn_t *conn);


DESCRIPTION


The sasl_errdetail() interface returns an internationalized string that
is a message that describes the error that occurred on a SASL connection.
The sasl_errdetail() interface provides a more user friendly error
message than the SASL error code returned when SASL indicates that an
error has occurred on a connection. See sasl_errors(3SASL).

PARAMETERS


conn
The SASL connection context for which the inquiry is made.


RETURN VALUES


sasl_errdetail() returns the string that describes the error that
occurred, or NULL, if there was an error retrieving it.

ATTRIBUTES


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


+--------------------+-----------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|Interface Stability | Evolving |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|MT-Level | Safe |
+--------------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


sasl_errors(3SASL), sasl_seterror(3SASL), attributes(5)


October 14, 2003 SASL_ERRDETAIL(3SASL)