|OPENPAM_TTYCONV(3)||FreeBSD Library Functions Manual||OPENPAM_TTYCONV(3)|
NAMEopenpam_ttyconv — simple tty-based conversation function
LIBRARYPluggable Authentication Module Library (libpam, -lpam)
SYNOPSIS#include < sys/types.h>
#include < security/pam_appl.h>
#include < security/openpam.h>
openpam_ttyconv( int n, const struct pam_message **msg, struct pam_response **resp, void *data);
DESCRIPTIONThe openpam_ttyconv() function is a standard conversation function suitable for use on TTY devices. It should be adequate for the needs of most text-based interactive programs.
The openpam_ttyconv() function allows the application to specify a timeout for user input by setting the global integer variable openpam_ttyconv_timeout to the length of the timeout in seconds.
RETURN VALUESThe openpam_ttyconv() function returns one of the following values:
- [ PAM_BUF_ERR]
- Memory buffer error.
- [ PAM_CONV_ERR]
- Conversation failure.
- [ PAM_SYSTEM_ERR]
- System error.
STANDARDSThe openpam_ttyconv() function is an OpenPAM extension.
AUTHORSThe openpam_ttyconv() function and this manual page were developed for the FreeBSD Project by ThinkSec AS and Network Associates Laboratories, the Security Research Division of Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR contract N66001-01-C-8035 (“CBOSS”), as part of the DARPA CHATS research program.
The OpenPAM library is maintained by<firstname.lastname@example.org>.
|September 12, 2014||FreeBSD|