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gnutls_pkcs11_reinit(3)          gnutls          gnutls_pkcs11_reinit(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_pkcs11_reinit - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/pkcs11.h>

       int gnutls_pkcs11_reinit( void);

ARGUMENTS         top


DESCRIPTION         top

       This function will reinitialize the PKCS 11 subsystem in gnutls.
       This is required by PKCS 11 when an application uses fork(). The
       reinitialization function must be called on the child.

       Note that since GnuTLS 3.3.0, the reinitialization of the PKCS 11
       subsystem occurs automatically after fork.

RETURNS         top

       On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise a
       negative error value.

SINCE         top


REPORTING BUGS         top

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COPYRIGHT         top

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SEE ALSO         top

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gnutls                            3.8.0          gnutls_pkcs11_reinit(3)