MIT Kerberos Documentation

krb5_enctype_to_name - Convert an encryption type to a name or alias.

krb5_error_code krb5_enctype_to_name(krb5_enctype enctype, krb5_boolean shortest, char * buffer, size_t buflen)

[in] enctype - Encryption type

[in] shortest - Flag

[out] buffer - Buffer to hold encryption type string

[in] buflen - Storage available in buffer

  • 0 Success; otherwise - Kerberos error codes

If shortest is FALSE, this function returns the enctype’s canonical name (like”aes128-cts-hmac-sha1-96”). If shortest is TRUE, it return the enctype’s shortest alias (like”aes128-cts”).


New in 1.9