API proposal: krb5_enctype_to_name
jhutz at cmu.edu
Tue Jun 8 22:07:38 EDT 2010
--On Friday, June 04, 2010 12:35:49 PM -0400 ghudson at MIT.EDU wrote:
> I propose to add:
> krb5_error_code KRB5_CALLCONV
> krb5_enctype_to_name(krb5_enctype enctype, krb5_boolean short,
> char *buffer, size_t buflen)
> If short is FALSE, we return the enctype's canonical name (like
> If short is TRUE, we return the enctype's
> shortest alias (like "rc4-hmac" or "aes128-cts").
Why would you ever want to return something that purports to be an
identifier but is not canonical?
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