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gnutls_heartbeat_enable(3) gnutls gnutls_heartbeat_enable(3)

NAME

gnutls_heartbeat_enable - API function

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

void gnutls_heartbeat_enable(gnutls_session_t session, unsigned int type);

ARGUMENTS

gnutls_session_t session
is a gnutls_session_t type.
unsigned int type
one of the GNUTLS_HB_* flags

DESCRIPTION

If this function is called with the GNUTLS_HB_PEER_ALLOWED_TO_SEND type , GnuTLS will allow heartbeat messages to be received. Moreover it also request the peer to accept heartbeat messages. This function must be called prior to TLS handshake.

If the type used is GNUTLS_HB_LOCAL_ALLOWED_TO_SEND, then the peer will be asked to accept heartbeat messages but not send ones.

The function gnutls_heartbeat_allowed() can be used to test Whether locally generated heartbeat messages can be accepted by the peer.

SINCE

3.1.2

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bugs@gnutls.org>.
Home page: https://www.gnutls.org

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2001-2019 Free Software Foundation, Inc., and others.
Copying and distribution of this file, with or without modification, are permitted in any medium without royalty provided the copyright notice and this notice are preserved.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit
https://www.gnutls.org/manual/
3.6.9 gnutls