gnutls_error_to_alert

Section: gnutls (3)
Updated: 1.4.1
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NAME

gnutls_error_to_alert - This function returns an alert code based on the given error code  

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_error_to_alert(int err, int * level);  

ARGUMENTS

int err
is a negative integer
int * level
the alert level will be stored there
 

DESCRIPTION

Returns an alert depending on the error code returned by a gnutls function. All alerts sent by this function should be considered fatal. The only exception is when err == GNUTLS_E_REHANDSHAKE, where a warning alert should be sent to the peer indicating that no renegotiation will be performed.

If the return value is GNUTLS_E_INVALID_REQUEST, then there was no mapping to an alert.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-gnutls@gnu.org>.  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation.
Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim copies of this manual provided the copyright notice and this permission notice are preserved on all copies.  

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gnutls programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info gnutls

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

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SYNOPSIS
ARGUMENTS
DESCRIPTION
REPORTING BUGS
COPYRIGHT
SEE ALSO

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