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GSS_COMPARE_NAME(3)						Programmer's Manual					       GSS_COMPARE_NAME(3)

NAME
gss_compare_name -- Compare two internal-form names
SYNOPSIS
#include <gssapi/gssapi.h> OM_uint32 gss_compare_name(OM_uint32 *minor_status, const gss_name_t name1, const gss_name_t name2, int *name_equal);
DESCRIPTION
Allows an application to compare two internal-form names to determine whether they refer to the same entity. If either name presented to gss_compare_name() denotes an anonymous principal, the routines should indicate that the two names do not refer to the same identity.
PARAMETERS
minor_status Mechanism specific status code. name1 Internal-form name. name2 Internal-form name. name_equal non-zero Names refer to same entity zero Names refer to different entities (strictly, the names are not known to refer to the same identity).
RETURN VALUES
GSS_S_COMPLETE Successful completion GSS_S_BAD_NAMETYPE The two names were of incomparable types. GSS_S_BAD_NAME One or both of name1 or name2 was ill-formed.
STANDARDS
RFC 2743 Generic Security Service Application Program Interface Version 2, Update 1 RFC 2744 Generic Security Service API Version 2 : C-bindings
HISTORY
The gss_compare_name function first appeared in FreeBSD 7.0.
AUTHORS
John Wray, Iris Associates
COPYRIGHT
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