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PAM_SET_ITEM(3)	       FreeBSD Library Functions Manual	       PAM_SET_ITEM(3)

NAME
     pam_set_item -- set authentication	information

LIBRARY
     Pluggable Authentication Module Library (libpam, -lpam)

SYNOPSIS
     #include <sys/types.h>
     #include <security/pam_appl.h>

     int
     pam_set_item(pam_handle_t *pamh, int item_type, const void	*item);

DESCRIPTION
     The pam_set_item()	function sets the item specified by the	item_type
     argument to a copy	of the object pointed to by the	item argument.	The
     item is stored in the PAM context specified by the	pamh argument.	See
     pam_get_item(3) for a list	of recognized item types.

RETURN VALUES
     The pam_set_item()	function returns one of	the following values:

     [PAM_BUF_ERR]	 Memory	buffer error.

     [PAM_SYMBOL_ERR]	 Invalid symbol.

     [PAM_SYSTEM_ERR]	 System	error.

SEE ALSO
     pam(3), pam_get_item(3), pam_strerror(3)

STANDARDS
     X/Open Single Sign-On Service (XSSO) - Pluggable Authentication Modules,
     June 1997.

AUTHORS
     The pam_set_item()	function and this manual page were developed for the
     FreeBSD Project by	ThinkSec AS and	Network	Associates Laboratories, the
     Security Research Division	of Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR
     contract N66001-01-C-8035 (``CBOSS''), as part of the DARPA CHATS
     research program.

     The OpenPAM library is maintained by Dag-Erling Smorgrav <des@des.no>.

FreeBSD	9.3		       September 7, 2013		   FreeBSD 9.3

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