HP Open Source Security for OpenVMS Volume 3: Kerberos > Chapter 6 KRB5 (Kerberos V5) Application Programming Interface

krb5_address_order — Return an ordering of two addresses

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C Prototype

int krb5_address_order(
krb5_context context,
const krb5_address *addr1,
const krb5_address *addr2 );


context (input/output) 

The context structure.

addr1 (input) 

The first address to compare.

addr2 (input) 

The second address to compare.


This routine returns an ordering on the two addresses.

Return Values

This routine returns one of the following KRB5 status codes:

= 0The two addresses are the same.
< 0 First address is less than second.
> 0

First address is greater than second.