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GSS_IMPORT_SEC_CONTEXT(3)     Programmer's Manual    GSS_IMPORT_SEC_CONTEXT(3)

NAME
     gss_import_sec_context -- Import a	transferred context

SYNOPSIS
     #include <gssapi/gssapi.h>

     OM_uint32
     gss_import_sec_context(OM_uint32 *minor_status,
	 const gss_buffer_t interprocess_token,	gss_ctx_id_t *context_handle);

DESCRIPTION
     Allows a process to import	a security context established by another
     process.  A given interprocess token may be imported only once.  See
     gss_export_sec_context().

PARAMETERS
     minor_status	 Mechanism specific status code.

     interprocess_token	 Token received	from exporting process.

     context_handle	 Context handle	of newly reactivated context.  Re-
			 sources associated with this context handle must be
			 released by the application after use with a call to
			 gss_delete_sec_context().

RETURN VALUES
     GSS_S_COMPLETE	    Successful completion

     GSS_S_NO_CONTEXT	    The	token did not contain a	valid context refer-
			    ence

     GSS_S_DEFECTIVE_TOKEN  The	token was invalid

     GSS_S_UNAVAILABLE	    The	operation is unavailable

     GSS_S_UNAUTHORIZED	    Local policy prevents the import of	this context
			    by the current process

SEE ALSO
     gss_delete_sec_context(3),	gss_export_sec_context(3)

STANDARDS
     RFC 2743  Generic Security	Service	Application Program Interface Version
	       2, Update 1

     RFC 2744  Generic Security	Service	API Version 2 :	C-bindings

HISTORY
     The gss_import_sec_context	function first appeared	in FreeBSD 7.0.

AUTHORS
     John Wray,	Iris Associates

COPYRIGHT
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FreeBSD	13.0		       January 26, 2010			  FreeBSD 13.0

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