NAMEgss_compare_name — Compare two internal-form names
SYNOPSIS#include < gssapi/gssapi.h>
gss_compare_name( OM_uint32 *minor_status, const gss_name_t name1, const gss_name_t name2, int *name_equal);
DESCRIPTIONAllows an application to compare two internal-form names to determine whether they refer to the same entity.
If either name presented to gss_compare_name() denotes an anonymous principal, the routines should indicate that the two names do not refer to the same identity.
- Mechanism specific status code.
- Internal-form name.
- Internal-form name.
- Names refer to same entity
- Names refer to different entities (strictly, the names are not known to refer to the same identity).
- Successful completion
- The two names were of incomparable types.
- One or both of name1 or name2 was ill-formed.
- RFC 2743
- Generic Security Service Application Program Interface Version 2, Update 1
- RFC 2744
- Generic Security Service API Version 2 : C-bindings
HISTORYThe gss_compare_name function first appeared in FreeBSD 7.0.
AUTHORSJohn Wray, Iris Associates
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