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NAME

       gnutls_handshake_set_private_extensions - API function

SYNOPSIS

       #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

       void gnutls_handshake_set_private_extensions(gnutls_session_t session, int allow);

ARGUMENTS

       gnutls_session_t session
                   is a gnutls_session_t structure.

       int allow   is an integer (0 or 1)

DESCRIPTION

       This function will enable or disable the use of private cipher suites (the ones that start
       with 0xFF).  By default or if allow is 0 then these cipher suites will not  be  advertized
       nor used.

       Unless  this  function  is  called  with  the  option  to  allow  (1), then no compression
       algorithms, like LZO.  That is because these algorithms are not yet defined in any RFC  or
       even internet draft.

       Enabling  the  private  ciphersuites when talking to other than gnutls servers and clients
       may cause interoperability problems.

REPORTING BUGS

       Report      bugs       to       <bug-gnutls@gnu.org>.        GnuTLS       home       page:
       http://www.gnu.org/software/gnutls/      General      help     using     GNU     software:
       http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/

COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2008 Free Software Foundation.
       Copying and distribution of this file, with or without modification, are permitted in  any
       medium without royalty provided the copyright notice and this notice are preserved.

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.