gnutls_priority_set_direct(3) — Linux manual page


gnutls_priority_set_direct(3)    gnutls    gnutls_priority_set_direct(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_priority_set_direct - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

       int gnutls_priority_set_direct(gnutls_session_t session, const
       char * priorities, const char ** err_pos);

ARGUMENTS         top

       gnutls_session_t session
                   is a gnutls_session_t type.

       const char * priorities
                   is a string describing priorities

       const char ** err_pos
                   In case of an error this will have the position in
                   the string the error occurred

DESCRIPTION         top

       Sets the priorities to use on the ciphers, key exchange methods,
       and macs.  This function avoids keeping a priority cache and is
       used to directly set string priorities to a TLS session.  For
       documentation check the gnutls_priority_init().

       To use a reasonable default, consider using
       gnutls_set_default_priority(), or
       gnutls_set_default_priority_append() instead of this function.

RETURNS         top

       On syntax error GNUTLS_E_INVALID_REQUEST is returned,
       GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS on success, or an error code.

REPORTING BUGS         top

       Report bugs to <>.
       Home page:

COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2001- 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 

COLOPHON         top

       This page is part of the GnuTLS (GnuTLS Transport Layer Security
       Library) project.  Information about the project can be found at
       ⟨⟩.  If you have a bug report for this
       manual page, send it to  This page was obtained
       from the tarball gnutls-3.7.8.tar.xz fetched from
       ⟨⟩ on 2022-12-17.  If you
       discover any rendering problems in this HTML version of the page,
       or you believe there is a better or more up-to-date source for
       the page, or you have corrections or improvements to the
       information in this COLOPHON (which is not part of the original
       manual page), send a mail to

gnutls                            3.7.8    gnutls_priority_set_direct(3)