gnutls_error_to_alert(3) gnutls gnutls_error_to_alert(3)

NAME gnutls_error_to_alert - API function

SYNOPSIS #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_error_to_alert(int err, int * level);

ARGUMENTS int err is a negative integer

int * level the alert level will be stored there

DESCRIPTION Get an alert depending on the error code returned by a gnutls function. All alerts sent by this function should be considered fatal. The only exception is when err is GNUTLS_E_REHANDSHAKE, where a warning alert should be sent to the peer indicating that no renegotiation will be performed.

If there is no mapping to a valid alert the alert to indicate internal error is returned.

RETURNS the alert code to use for a particular error code.

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SEE ALSO The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gnutls programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info gnutls

should give you access to the complete manual.

gnutls gnutls_error_to_alert(3)