libssh2_session_banner_get - Man Page

get the remote banner


#include <libssh2.h>

const char *libssh2_session_banner_get(oLIBSSH2_SESSION *session);


Once the session has been setup and libssh2_session_handshake(3) has completed successfully, this function can be used to get the server id from the banner each server presents.

Return Value

A pointer to a string or NULL if something failed. The data pointed to will be allocated and associated to the session handle and will be freed by libssh2 when libssh2_session_free(3) is used.


Added in 1.4.0

See Also

libssh2_session_banner_set(3), libssh2_session_handshake(3), libssh2_session_free(3)

Referenced By


9 Sep 2011 libssh2 1.4.0 libssh2 manual