gnutls_heartbeat_enable man page

gnutls_heartbeat_enable — API function

Synopsis

#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

void gnutls_heartbeat_enable(gnutls_session_t session, unsigned int type);

Arguments

gnutls_session_t session
is a gnutls_session_t type.
unsigned int type
one of the GNUTLS_HB_* flags

Description

If this function is called with the GNUTLS_HB_PEER_ALLOWED_TO_SEND
type , GnuTLS will allow heartbeat messages to be received. Moreover it also request the peer to accept heartbeat messages.

If the type used is GNUTLS_HB_LOCAL_ALLOWED_TO_SEND, then the peer will be asked to accept heartbeat messages but not send ones.

The function gnutls_heartbeat_allowed() can be used to test Whether locally generated heartbeat messages can be accepted by the peer.

Since

3.1.2

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to <bugs@gnutls.org>.
Home page: http://www.gnutls.org

See Also

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit

http://www.gnutls.org/manual/

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