krb5_encrpyt_block freeing

Jeffrey Altman jaltman at
Wed Dec 28 13:03:43 EST 2005

Paul Moore wrote:
> So can I take the silence as a 'no' - there is no function I am supposed
> to call to free a krb5_encrypt_block 

You would only call a krb5_free_xxxx function if the memory for the
xxxx object was allocated by the krb5 library.   I am not aware of any
krb5 functions that allocate a krb5_encrypt_block and return it to
the caller.

The krb5_keyblock is allocated separately and is freed using

Jeffrey Altman

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