MIT Kerberos Documentation

krb5_check_clockskew - Check if a timestamp is within the allowed clock skew of the current time.

krb5_error_code krb5_check_clockskew(krb5_context context, krb5_timestamp date)

[in] context - Library context

[in] date - Timestamp to check

  • 0 Success
  • KRB5KRB_AP_ERR_SKEW date is not within allowable clock skew

This function checks if date is close enough to the current time according to the configured allowable clock skew.


First introduced in 1.10