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PAM_END(3)	      DragonFly Library Functions Manual	    PAM_END(3)

NAME

pam_end -- terminate the PAM transaction

LIBRARY

Pluggable Authentication Module Library (libpam, -lpam)

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/types.h> #include <security/pam_appl.h> int pam_end(pam_handle_t *pamh, int status);

DESCRIPTION

The pam_end() function terminates a PAM transaction and destroys the cor- responding PAM context, releasing all resources allocated to it. The status argument should be set to the error code returned by the last API call before the call to pam_end().

RETURN VALUES

The pam_end() function returns one of the following values: [PAM_SYSTEM_ERR] System error.

SEE ALSO

pam(3), pam_strerror(3)

STANDARDS

X/Open Single Sign-On Service (XSSO) - Pluggable Authentication Modules, June 1997.

AUTHORS

The pam_end() 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. DragonFly 3.7 May 26, 2012 DragonFly 3.7