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RedHat 9 (Linux i386) - man page for sasl_checkpass (redhat section 3)

sasl_checkpass(10 July 2001)					     sasl_checkpass(10 July 2001)

NAME
       sasl_checkpass - Check a plaintext password

SYNOPSIS
       #include <sasl/sasl.h>

       int sasl_checkpass(sasl_conn_t *conn,
			const char *user,
			unsigned userlen,
			const char *pass,
			unsigned passlen);

DESCRIPTION
       sasl_checkpass()  will check a plaintext password. This is needed for protocols that had a
       login method before SASL (for example the LOGIN command in IMAP). The password is  checked
       with  the  pwcheck_method  See  sasl_callbacks(3) for information on how this parameter is
       set.

RETURN VALUE
       sasl_checkpass 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 2222

SEE ALSO
       sasl(3), sasl_errors(3), sasl_callbacks(3), sasl_setpass(3)

SASL man pages				       SASL		     sasl_checkpass(10 July 2001)


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