Name

gnutls_error_is_fatal — API function

Synopsis

#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>
int gnutls_error_is_fatal( int error);
 

ARGUMENTS

int error

is a GnuTLS error code, a negative error code

DESCRIPTION

If a GnuTLS function returns a negative error code you may feed that value to this function to see if the error condition is fatal. Note that you may also want to check the error code manually, since some non−fatal errors to the protocol (such as a warning alert or a rehandshake request) may be fatal for your program.

This function is only useful if you are dealing with errors from the record layer or the handshake layer.

RETURNS

1 if the error code is fatal, for positive error values, 0 is returned. For unknown error values, −1 is returned.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-gnutls@gnu.org>.

General guidelines for reporting bugs: http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/

GnuTLS home page: http://www.gnu.org/software/gnutls/

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. As an alternative you may obtain the manual from:

COPYRIGHT

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