gss_delete_sec_context(3)gss_delete_sec_context(3)NAMEgss_delete_sec_context - Release a security context.
OM_uint32 * minor_status,
gss_ctx_id_t * context_handle,
gss_buffer_t output_token );
Kerberos 5 error code. Security context to be deleted. After the con‐
text is deleted, this parameter is set to GSS_C_NO_CONTEXT. Token to
be sent to the peer application, instructing it to delete the security
Specify GSS_C_NO_BUFFER to request local deletion only. Output
tokens are provided for Verson 1 compatibility.
The gss_delete_sec_context() function releases a security context. The
security context is then unusable for further message protection.
Local data structures associated with the security context are
released. A delete token may be generated. The purpose of the delete
token is to tell the remote peer application to delete its security
This function removes the memory associated with the security context,
but it does not delete any credentials stored in the cache.
Functions: gss_accept_sec_context(3), gss_import_sec_context(3),