Terminates the current TLS/SSL connection. The connection should have
been initiated using gnutls_handshake(). how should be one of
In case of GNUTLS_SHUT_RDWR the TLS session gets terminated and
further receives and sends will be disallowed. If the return value
is zero you may continue using the underlying transport layer.
GNUTLS_SHUT_RDWR sends an alert containing a close request and waits
for the peer to reply with the same message.
In case of GNUTLS_SHUT_WR the TLS session gets terminated and further
sends will be disallowed. In order to reuse the connection you should
wait for an EOF from the peer. GNUTLS_SHUT_WR sends an alert
containing a close request.
Note that not all implementations will properly terminate a TLS
connection. Some of them, usually for performance reasons, will
terminate only the underlying transport layer, and thus not
distinguishing between a malicious party prematurely terminating the
connection and normal termination.
This function may also return GNUTLS_E_AGAIN or GNUTLS_E_INTERRUPTED;
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