gnutls_check_version(3) — Linux manual page


gnutls_check_version(3)          gnutls          gnutls_check_version(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_check_version - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

       const char * gnutls_check_version(const char * req_version);

ARGUMENTS         top

       const char * req_version
                   version string to compare with, or NULL.

DESCRIPTION         top

       Check the GnuTLS Library version against the provided string.
       See GNUTLS_VERSION for a suitable  req_version string.

       See also gnutls_check_version_numeric(), which provides this
       functionality as a macro.

RETURNS         top

       Check that the version of the library is at minimum the one given
       as a string in  req_version and return the actual version string
       of the library; return NULL if the condition is not met.  If NULL
       is passed to this function no check is done and only the version
       string is returned.

REPORTING BUGS         top

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COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2001-2023 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         top

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gnutls                            3.8.2          gnutls_check_version(3)