libssh2_session_methods man page

libssh2_session_methods — return the currently active algorithms

Synopsis

#include <libssh2.h>

const char * libssh2_session_methods(LIBSSH2_SESSION *session, int method_type);

Description

session - Session instance as returned by libssh2_session_init_ex(3)

method_type - one of the method type constants: LIBSSH2_METHOD_KEX, LIBSSH2_METHOD_HOSTKEY, LIBSSH2_METHOD_CRYPT_CS, LIBSSH2_METHOD_CRYPT_SC, LIBSSH2_METHOD_MAC_CS, LIBSSH2_METHOD_MAC_SC, LIBSSH2_METHOD_COMP_CS, LIBSSH2_METHOD_COMP_SC, LIBSSH2_METHOD_LANG_CS, LIBSSH2_METHOD_LANG_SC.

Returns the actual method negotiated for a particular transport parameter.

Return Value

Negotiated method or NULL if the session has not yet been started.

Errors

LIBSSH2_ERROR_INVAL - The requested method type was invalid.

LIBSSH2_ERROR_METHOD_NONE - no method has been set

See Also

libssh2_session_init_ex(3)

Referenced By

libssh2_session_supported_algs(3).

1 Jun 2007 libssh2 0.15 libssh2 manual