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NAME
pam_error -- display an error message
SYNOPSIS
#include <sys/types.h> #include <security/pam_appl.h> int pam_error(const pam_handle_t *pamh, const char *fmt, ...);
DESCRIPTION
The pam_error() function displays an error message through the intermedi- ary of the given PAM context's conversation function.
RETURN VALUES
The pam_error() function returns one of the following values: [PAM_SUCCESS] Success. [PAM_BUF_ERR] Memory buffer error. [PAM_CONV_ERR] Conversation failure. [PAM_SYSTEM_ERR] System error.
SEE ALSO
pam(3), pam_info(3), pam_prompt(3), pam_strerror(3), pam_verror(3)
STANDARDS
The pam_error() function is an OpenPAM extension.
AUTHORS
The pam_error() 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 Smørgrav <des@des.no>. NetBSD 9.99 February 24, 2019 NetBSD 9.99
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