sasl_checkpass - Check a plaintext password
int sasl_checkpass(sasl_conn_t *conn, const char * unsigned const char * unsigned
sasl_checkpass() will check a plaintext password. This is needed for protocols that had a login method before SASL (for example the LOGIN command in IMAP). The password is checked with the pwcheck_method See sasl_callbacks(3) for information on how this parameter is set.
sasl_checkpass returns an integer which corresponds to one of the following codes. SASL_OK indicates that the authentication is complete. All other return codes indicate errors and should either be handled or the authentication session should be quit. See sasl_errors(3) for meanings of return codes.
sasl(3), sasl_errors(3), sasl_callbacks(3), sasl_setpass(3)
|SASL man pages||sasl_checkpass (10 July 2001)||SASL|