GSS_IMPORT_SEC_CONTEXT(3) Programmer's Manual GSS_IMPORT_SEC_CONTEXT(3)NAMEgss_import_sec_context — Import a transferred context
const gss_buffer_t interprocess_token, gss_ctx_id_t *context_handle);
Allows a process to import a security context established by another
process. A given interprocess token may be imported only once. See
minor_status Mechanism specific status code.
Token received from exporting process.
Context handle of newly reactivated context. Resources
associated with this context handle must be released by the
application after use with a call to
The token did not contain a valid context reference
The token was invalid
The operation is unavailable
Local policy prevents the import of this context by the
SEE ALSOgss_export_sec_context(3), gss_delete_sec_context(3)STANDARDS
RFC 2743 Generic Security Service Application Program Interface Ver‐
sion 2, Update 1
RFC 2744 Generic Security Service API Version 2 : C-bindings
The gss_import_sec_context function first appeared in FreeBSD 7.0.
John Wray, Iris Associates
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