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PAM_VINFO(3)          DragonFly Library Functions Manual          PAM_VINFO(3)

NAME

pam_vinfo -- display an information message

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/types.h> #include <security/pam_appl.h> int pam_vinfo(const pam_handle_t *pamh, const char *fmt, va_list ap);

DESCRIPTION

The pam_vinfo() function passes its arguments to pam_vprompt(3) with a style argument of PAM_TEXT_INFO, and discards the response.

RETURN VALUES

The pam_vinfo() function returns one of the following values: [PAM_SUCCESS] Success. [PAM_BUF_ERR] Memory buffer error. [PAM_CONV_ERR] Conversation failure. [PAM_SYSTEM_ERR] System error.

SEE ALSO

pam(3), pam_info(3), pam_strerror(3), pam_verror(3), pam_vprompt(3)

STANDARDS

The pam_vinfo() function is an OpenPAM extension.

AUTHORS

The pam_vinfo() function and this manual page were developed for the FreeBSD Project by ThinkSec AS and Network Associates Laboratories, the Security Research Division of Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR contract N66001-01-C-8035 (``CBOSS''), as part of the DARPA CHATS research program. The OpenPAM library is maintained by Dag-Erling Smorgrav <des@des.no>. DragonFly 5.3 April 30, 2017 DragonFly 5.3

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