gnutls_alert_send − API function


, gnutls_alert_level_t int
gnutls_alert_send(gnutls_session_t session

gnutls_session_t session
            is a gnutls_session_t type.

gnutls_alert_level_t level
            is the level of the alert

gnutls_alert_description_t desc
            is the alert description

This function will send an alert to the peer in order to
inform him of something important (eg. his Certificate could
not be verified).  If the alert level is Fatal then the peer
is expected to close the connection, otherwise he may ignore
the alert and continue.

The error code of the underlying record send function will
be returned, so you may also receive GNUTLS_E_INTERRUPTED or

On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise an
error code is returned.

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