gnutls_dtls_set_timeouts − API function


, unsigned int void
gnutls_dtls_set_timeouts(gnutls_session_t session

gnutls_session_t session
            is a gnutls_session_t type.

unsigned int retrans_timeout
            The time at which a retransmission will occur in

unsigned int total_timeout
            The time at which the connection will be
            aborted, in milliseconds.

This function will set the timeouts required for the DTLS
handshake protocol. The retransmission timeout is the time
after which a message from the peer is not received, the
previous messages will be retransmitted. The total timeout
is the time after which the handshake will be aborted with

The DTLS protocol recommends the values of 1 sec and 60
seconds respectively, and these are the default values.

To disable retransmissions set a  retrans_timeout larger
than the  total_timeout .


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