Package globus-gss-assist-doc

Globus Toolkit - GSSAPI Assist library Documentation Files

The Globus Toolkit is an open source software toolkit used for building Grid
systems and applications. It is being developed by the Globus Alliance and
many others all over the world. A growing number of projects and companies are
using the Globus Toolkit to unlock the potential of grids for their cause.

The globus-gss-assist-doc package contains:
GSSAPI Assist library Documentation Files

Library Functions (Section 3)
Convenience Functions for GSSAPI. The GSS Assist code provides convenience functions for using the Globus GSS-API. This API includes
Module Activation. Globus GSI GSS Assist uses standard Globus module activation and deactivation.
Constant Definitions.
Globus GSI GSS Assist Library.
Security Context Creation and Use. The functions in this section are used to create security contexts and send and receive messages sent over them. They use the...
Acquire Credential. The functions in this section are used to acquire security credentials.
Display Error Status from a GSSAPI Result. The functions in this section convert a GSSAPI result code into a message.
Gridmap Authorization and Local User Mapping. Functions in this group are used to authorize a GSSAPI credential to perform some action on the local machine. In...
GSS Assist Header.
Send and Receive Security Tokens. The functions in this section are used to send and receive GSSAPI tokens using various methods. These are used by the Security...