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

krb5_principal_compare — Compare two principals

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C Prototype

krb5_boolean krb5_principal_compare(
krb5_context context,
krb5_const_principal princ1,
krb5_const_principal princ2 );

Arguments

context (input/output) 

The context structure.

princ1 (input) 

First principal name.

princ2 (input) 

Second principal name.

Description

This routine compares two principal names.

Return Values

This routine returns one of the following KRB5 status codes:

TRUE

Principals are the same.

FALSE

Principals are different.