gnutls_alert_send_appropriate man page

gnutls_alert_send_appropriate — API function


#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_alert_send_appropriate(gnutls_session_t session, int err);


gnutls_session_t session
is a gnutls_session_t type.
int err
is an integer


Sends an alert to the peer depending on the error code returned by a gnutls function. This function will call gnutls_error_to_alert() to determine the appropriate alert to send.

This function may also return GNUTLS_E_AGAIN, or GNUTLS_E_INTERRUPTED.

If the return value is GNUTLS_E_INVALID_REQUEST, then no alert has been sent to the peer.


On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise an error code is returned.

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