sasl_errors man page

sasl_errors — SASL error codes

Synopsis

#include <sasl/sasl.h>

Description

The following are the general error codes that may be returned by calls into the SASL library, and their meanings (that may vary slightly based on context):

Common Result Codes

SASL_OK
Success
SASL_CONTINUE
Another step is needed in authentication
SASL_FAIL
Generic Failure
SASL_NOMEM
Memory shortage failure
SASL_BUFOVER
Overflowed buffer
SASL_NOMECH
Mechanism not supported / No mechanisms matched requirements
SASL_BADPROT
Bad / Invalid Protocol or Protocol cancel
SASL_NOTDONE
Can't request information / Not applicable until later in exchange
SASL_BADPARAM
Invalid Parameter Supplied
SASL_TRYAGAIN
Transient Failure (e.g. weak key)
SASL_BADMAC
Integrity Check Failed
SASL_NOTINIT
SASL library not initialized

Client-only Result Codes

SASL_INTERACT
Needs user interaction
SASL_BADSERV
Server failed mutual authentication step
SASL_WRONGMECH
Mechanism does not support requested feature

Server-only Result Codes

SASL_BADAUTH
Authentication Failure
SASL_NOAUTHZ
Authorization Failure
SASL_TOOWEAK
Mechanism too weak for this user
SASL_ENCRYPT
Encryption needed to use mechanism
SASL_TRANS
One time use of a plaintext password will enable requested mechanism for user
SASL_EXPIRED
Passphrase expired, must be reset
SASL_DISABLED
Account Disabled
SASL_NOUSER
User Not Found
SASL_BADVERS
Version mismatch with plug-in
SASL_NOVERIFY
USer exists, but no verifier for user

Password Setting Result Codes

SASL_PWLOCK
Passphrase locked
SASL_NOCHANGE
Requested change was not needed
SASL_WEAKPASS
Passphrase is too week for security policy.
SASL_NOUSERPASS
User supplied passwords are not permitted

Conforming to

RFC 4422

See Also

sasl(3)

Referenced By

sasl(3), sasl_auxprop(3), sasl_auxprop_request(3), sasl_callbacks(3), sasl_canon_user_t(3), sasl_checkapop(3), sasl_checkpass(3), sasl_client_start(3), sasl_client_step(3), sasl_decode(3), sasl_encode(3), sasl_errstring(3), sasl_getconfpath_t(3), sasl_getopt_t(3), sasl_getpath_t(3), sasl_getprop(3), sasl_getsecret_t(3), sasl_getsimple_t(3), sasl_listmech(3), sasl_log_t(3), sasl_server_init(3), sasl_server_new(3), sasl_server_start(3), sasl_server_step(3), sasl_server_userdb_checkpass_t(3), sasl_server_userdb_setpass_t(3), sasl_setpass(3), sasl_setprop(3), sasl_user_exists(3).

10 July 2001 SASL SASL man pages