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GSS_IMPORT_SEC_CONTEXT(3)					Programmer's Manual					 GSS_IMPORT_SEC_CONTEXT(3)

NAME
gss_import_sec_context -- Import a transferred context
SYNOPSIS
#include <gssapi/gssapi.h> OM_uint32 gss_import_sec_context(OM_uint32 *minor_status, const gss_buffer_t interprocess_token, gss_ctx_id_t *context_handle);
DESCRIPTION
Allows a process to import a security context established by another process. A given interprocess token may be imported only once. See gss_export_sec_context().
PARAMETERS
minor_status Mechanism specific status code. interprocess_token Token received from exporting process. context_handle Context handle of newly reactivated context. Resources associated with this context handle must be released by the application after use with a call to gss_delete_sec_context().
RETURN VALUES
GSS_S_COMPLETE Successful completion GSS_S_NO_CONTEXT The token did not contain a valid context reference GSS_S_DEFECTIVE_TOKEN The token was invalid GSS_S_UNAVAILABLE The operation is unavailable GSS_S_UNAUTHORIZED Local policy prevents the import of this context by the current process
SEE ALSO
gss_delete_sec_context(3), gss_export_sec_context(3)
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_import_sec_context function first appeared in FreeBSD 7.0.
AUTHORS
John Wray, Iris Associates
COPYRIGHT
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