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SASL_ERRORS(3) Cyrus SASL SASL_ERRORS(3)

NAME

sasl_errors - Cyrus SASL documentation

SYNOPSIS

#include <sasl/sasl.h>

DESCRIPTION

The following are the general error codes that may be returned by calls into the SASL library, and their meanings (that may vary slightly based on context).

Common Result Codes

Success

Another step is needed in authentication

Generic Failure

Memory shortage failure

Overflowed buffer

Mechanism not supported / No mechanisms matched requirements

Bad / Invalid Protocol or Protocol cancel

Cannot request information / Not applicable until later in exchange

Invalid Parameter Supplied

Transient Failure (e.g. weak key)

Integrity Check Failed

SASL library not initialized

Client-only Result Codes

Needs user interaction

Server failed mutual authentication step

Mechanism does not support requested feature

Server-only Result Codes

Authentication Failure

Authorization Failure

Mechanism too weak for this user

Encryption needed to use mechanism

One time use of a plaintext password will enable requested mechanism for user

Passphrase expired, must be reset

Account Disabled

User Not Found

Version mismatch with plug-in

User exists, but no verifier for user

Password Setting Result Codes

Passphrase locked

Requested change was not needed

Passphrase is too week for security policy.

User supplied passwords are not permitted

CONFORMING TO

RFC 4422

SEE ALSO

sasl(3)

AUTHOR

The Cyrus Team

COPYRIGHT

1993-2021, The Cyrus Team

February 12, 2021 2.1.27