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NAME

       gss_display_name - API function

SYNOPSIS

       #include <gss.h>

       OM_uint32   gss_display_name(OM_uint32   *   minor_status,  const  gss_name_t  input_name,
       gss_buffer_t output_name_buffer, gss_OID * output_name_type);

ARGUMENTS

       OM_uint32 * minor_status
                   (Integer, modify) Mechanism specific status code.

       const gss_name_t input_name
                   (gss_name_t, read) Name to be displayed.

       gss_buffer_t output_name_buffer
                   (buffer, character-string, modify) Buffer to
                     receive textual name string.  The application must free storage
                     associated with this name after use with a call to
                     gss_release_buffer().

       gss_OID * output_name_type
                   (Object ID, modify, optional) The type of the
                     returned name.  The returned gss_OID will be a pointer into
                     static storage, and should be treated as read-only by the caller
                     (in particular, the application should not attempt to free
                     it). Specify NULL if not required.

DESCRIPTION

       Allows an application to obtain a textual representation of an opaque  internal-form  name
       for  display  purposes.   The  syntax  of  a  printable  name  is  defined  by the GSS-API
       implementation.

       If input_name denotes an anonymous principal, the implementation should return the gss_OID
       value GSS_C_NT_ANONYMOUS as the output_name_type, and a textual name that is syntactically
       distinct from all valid supported printable names in output_name_buffer.

       If input_name was created by a call to gss_import_name,  specifying  GSS_C_NO_OID  as  the
       name-type,  implementations  that  employ  lazy  conversion  between name types may return
       GSS_C_NO_OID via the output_name_type parameter.

RETURN VALUE

       `GSS_S_COMPLETE`: Successful completion.

       `GSS_S_BAD_NAME`: input_name was ill-formed.

REPORTING BUGS

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COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2003-2011 Simon Josefsson.
       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  gss is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and gss
       programs are properly installed at your site, the command

              info gss

       should give you access to the complete manual.