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gnutls_ciphersuite_get(3)        gnutls        gnutls_ciphersuite_get(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_ciphersuite_get - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

       const char * gnutls_ciphersuite_get(gnutls_session_t session);

ARGUMENTS         top

       gnutls_session_t session
                   is a gnutls_session_t type.

DESCRIPTION         top

       Get the canonical name of negotiated TLS ciphersuite.  The names
       returned by this function match the IANA registry, with one

       TLS_DHE_DSS_RC4_128_SHA { 0x00, 0x66 }

       which is reserved for compatibility.

       To get a detailed description of the current ciphersuite, it is
       recommended to use gnutls_session_get_desc().

RETURNS         top

       a string that contains the canonical name of a TLS ciphersuite,
       or NULL if the handshake is not completed.

SINCE         top


REPORTING BUGS         top

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COPYRIGHT         top

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SEE ALSO         top

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gnutls                            3.7.8        gnutls_ciphersuite_get(3)