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

krb5_auth_con_getflags — Retrieve the flags in auth_context

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C Prototype

krb5_error_code krb5_auth_con_getflags(
krb5_context context,
krb5_auth_context auth_context,
krb5_int32 *flags );


context (input/output) 

The context structure.

auth_context (input)  

A per connection context.

flags (input) 

A bit mask representing the flags to set in the auth_context. Valid flags are:

KRB5_AUTH_CONTEXT_DO_TIME — Use timestamps.

KRB5_AUTH_CONTEXT_RET_TIME — Save timestamps to output structure.

KRB5_AUTH_CONTEXT_DO_SEQUENCE — Use sequence numbers.

KRB5_AUTH_RET_SEQUENCE — Copy sequence numbers to output structure.


This routine retrieves the flags from auth_context.

Return Values

This routine returns the following KRB5 status code:


Successful completion.