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#include <sasl/sasl.h>

int sasl_client_init(const  sasl_callback_t *callbacks )


sasl_client_init initializes SASL.

It  must  be  called  before  any  calls  to sasl_client_start(3). This call initializes all SASL client  drivers (e.g.  authentication mechanisms). These are usually found in the /usr/lib/sasl2 directory but the directory may be overridden with the SASL_PATH environment variable.

Return Value

SASL  callback  functions should return SASL return codes. See sasl.h for a complete list. SASL_OK indicates success.

The following return codes indicate errors and should either be handled or the authentication session should be quit:

See Also

RFC 4422,:saslman:sasl(3), sasl_callbacks(3), sasl_client_new(3), sasl_client_start(3), sasl_client_step(3)


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Referenced By

sasl(3), sasl_callbacks(3), sasl_client_new(3), sasl_client_start(3), sasl_client_step(3), sasl_done(3), sasl_global_listmech(3).

February 18, 2022 2.1.28 Cyrus SASL