NAMEgss_import_sec_context — Import a transferred context
SYNOPSIS#include < gssapi/gssapi.h>
gss_import_sec_context( OM_uint32 *minor_status, const gss_buffer_t interprocess_token, gss_ctx_id_t *context_handle);
DESCRIPTIONAllows a process to import a security context established by another process. A given interprocess token may be imported only once. See gss_export_sec_context().
- Mechanism specific status code.
- Token received from exporting process.
- Context handle of newly reactivated context. Resources associated with this context handle must be released by the application after use with a call to gss_delete_sec_context().
- Successful completion
- The token did not contain a valid context reference
- The token was invalid
- The operation is unavailable
- Local policy prevents the import of this context by the current process
- RFC 2743
- Generic Security Service Application Program Interface Version 2, Update 1
- RFC 2744
- Generic Security Service API Version 2 : C-bindings
HISTORYThe gss_import_sec_context function first appeared in FreeBSD 7.0.
AUTHORSJohn Wray, Iris Associates
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