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ZIP_SET_DEFAULT_PASSWORD(3) Library Functions Manual ZIP_SET_DEFAULT_PASSWORD(3)

NAME

zip_set_default_password
set default password for encrypted files in zip

LIBRARY

libzip (-lzip)

SYNOPSIS

#include <zip.h>

int
zip_set_default_password(zip_t *archive, const char *password);

DESCRIPTION

The zip_set_default_password() function sets the default password used when accessing encrypted files. If password is NULL, the default password is unset.

If you prefer a different password for single files, use zip_fopen_encrypted(3) instead of zip_fopen(3). Usually, however, the same password is used for every file in an zip archive.

RETURN VALUES

Upon successful completion 0 is returned. Otherwise, -1 is returned and the error information in archive is set to indicate the error.

ERRORS

zip_set_default_password() fails if:
[]
Required memory could not be allocated.

SEE ALSO

libzip(3), zip_fopen(3), zip_fopen_encrypted(3)

HISTORY

zip_set_default_password() was added in libzip 0.10.

AUTHORS

Dieter Baron <dillo@nih.at> and Thomas Klausner <tk@giga.or.at>
December 18, 2017 Linux 4.19.0-10-amd64