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sasl_checkapop - Check an APOP challenge/response SYNOPSIS
#include <sasl/sasl.h> int sasl_checkapop(sasl_conn_t *conn, const char *challenge, unsigned challen, const char *response, unsigned resplen); DESCRIPTION
sasl_checkapop() will check an APOP challenge/response. APOP is an optional POP3 (RFC 1939) authentication command which uses a shared secret (password). The password is stored in the SASL secrets database. For information on the SASL shared secrets database see the System Administrators Guide in the doc/ directory of the SASL distribution. If called with a NULL challenge, sasl_checkapop() will check to see if the APOP mechanism is enabled. RETURN VALUE
sasl_checkapop returns an integer which corresponds to one of the following codes. SASL_OK indicates that the authentication is complete. All other return codes indicate errors and should either be handled or the authentication session should be quit. See sasl_errors(3) for meanings of return codes. CONFORMING TO
RFC 4422, RFC 1939 SEE ALSO
sasl(3), sasl_errors(3) SASL
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sasl_checkapop - check an APOP challenge or response SYNOPSIS
cc [ flag ... ] file ... -lsasl [ library ... ] #include <sasl/sasl.h> int sasl_checkapop(sasl_conn_t *conn, const char *challenge, unsigned challen, const char *response, unsigned resplen); DESCRIPTION
The sasl_checkapop() interface checks an APOP challenge or response. APOP is an option POP3 authentication command that uses a shared secret password. See RFC 1939. If sasl_checkapop() is called with a NULL challenge, sasl_checkapop() will check to see if the APOP mechanism is enabled. PARAMETERS
conn The sasl_conn_t for which the request is being made challenge The challenge sent to the client challen The length of challenge response The client response resplens The length of response RETURN VALUES
sasl_checkapop() returns an integer that corresponds to a SASL error code. ERRORS
SASL_OK Indicates that the authentication is complete All other error codes indicate an error situation that must be handled, or the authentication session should be quit. See sasl_errors(3SASL) for information on SASL error codes. ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface Stability |SUNWlibsasl | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface Stability |Obsolete | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |MT-Level |Safe | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ SEE ALSO
sasl_errors(3SASL), attributes(5) Meyers, J. and Rose, M. RFC 1939, Post Office Protocol - Version 3. Network Working Group. May 1996. SunOS 5.11 14 Oct 2003 sasl_checkapop(3SASL)
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