gnutls_strerror(3)                 gnutls                 gnutls_strerror(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_strerror - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

       const char * gnutls_strerror(int error);

ARGUMENTS         top

       int error   is a GnuTLS error code, a negative error code

DESCRIPTION         top

       This function is similar to strerror.  The difference is that it
       accepts an error number returned by a gnutls function; In case of an
       unknown error a descriptive string is sent instead of NULL.

       Error codes are always a negative error code.

RETURNS         top

       A string explaining the GnuTLS error message.

REPORTING BUGS         top

       Report bugs to <>.
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COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2001-2019 Free Software Foundation, Inc., and others.
       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         top

       The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
       If the /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML
       form visit 

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gnutls                              3.6.9                 gnutls_strerror(3)