SASL_ERRORS(3SASL) Simple Authentication Security Layer Library Functions


NAME


sasl_errors - SASL error codes

SYNOPSIS


#include <sasl/sasl.h>


DESCRIPTION


This man page describes the general error codes that can be returned by
calls into the SASL library. The meaning of the error code can vary
slightly based upon the context of the call from which it is returned.

ERRORS


Common Result Codes


SASL_OK
The call was successful.


SASL_CONTINUE
Another step is required for authentication.


SASL_FAILURE
Generic failure.


SASL_NOMEM
Memory shortage failure.


SASL_BUFOVER
Overflowed buffer.


SASL_NOMECH
The mechanism was not supported, or no mechanisms
matched the requirements.


SASL_BADPROT
The protocol was bad, invalid or cancelled.


SASL_NOT DONE
Cannot request information. Not applicable until later
in the exchange.


SASL_BADPARAM
An invalid parameter was supplied.


SASL_TRYAGAIN
Transient failure, for example, a weak key.


SASL_BADMAC
Integrity check failed.


SASL_NOTINIT
SASL library not initialized.


Client Only Result Codes


SASL_INTERACT
Needs user interaction.


SASL_BADSERV
Server failed mutual authentication step.


SASL_WRONGMECH
Mechanism does not support the requested feature.


Server Only Result Codes


SASL_BADAUTH
Authentication failure.


SASL_NOAUTHZ
Authorization failure.


SASL_TOOWEAK
The mechanism is too weak for this user.


SASL_ENCRYPT
Encryption is needed to use this mechanism.


SASL_TRANS
One time use of a plaintext password will enable
requested mechanism for user.


SASL_EXPIRED
The passphrase expired and must be reset.


SASL_DISABLED
Account disabled.


SASL_NOUSER
User not found.


SASL_BADVERS
Version mismatch with plug-in.


SASL_NOVERIFY
The user exists, but there is no verifier for the user.


Password Setting Result Codes


SASL_PWLOCK
Passphrase locked.


SASL_NOCHANGE
The requested change was not needed.


SASL_WEAKPASS
The passphrase is too weak for security policy.


SASL_NOUSERPASS
User supplied passwords are not permitted.


ATTRIBUTES


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


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

SEE ALSO


attributes(5)


October 14, 2003 SASL_ERRORS(3SASL)