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gnutls_alert_get(3)              gnutls              gnutls_alert_get(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_alert_get - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

       gnutls_alert_description_t gnutls_alert_get(gnutls_session_t

ARGUMENTS         top

       gnutls_session_t session
                   is a gnutls_session_t type.

DESCRIPTION         top

       This function will return the last alert number received.  This
       function should be called when GNUTLS_E_WARNING_ALERT_RECEIVED or
       GNUTLS_E_FATAL_ALERT_RECEIVED errors are returned by a gnutls
       function.  The peer may send alerts if he encounters an error.
       If no alert has been received the returned value is undefined.

RETURNS         top

       the last alert received, a gnutls_alert_description_t value.

REPORTING BUGS         top

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COPYRIGHT         top

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SEE ALSO         top

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gnutls                            3.7.2              gnutls_alert_get(3)