HP Open Source Security for OpenVMS Volume 3: Kerberos > Chapter 5 GSSAPI (Generic Security Services Application Programming Interface)

gss_inquire_names_for_mech — Return set of supported nametypes

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C Prototype

OM_uint32 gss_inquire_names_for_mech(
OM_uint32 * minor_status,
gss_OID mechanism,
gss_OID_set * name_types );


minor_status (output) 

An implementation-specific status code.

mechanism (input) 

The mechanism to be interrogated.

name_types (output) 

The set of name-types supported by the specified mechanism. The returned OID set must be freed by the application after use with a call to gss_release_oid_set.


This routine returns the set of nametypes supported by the specified mechanism.

Return Values

This routine returns the following GSS status code:


Successful completion.