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SSL support functions

SSL support functions — Functions to send and receive encrypted data over a socket.

Synopsis

typedef             GnomeVFSSSL;
gboolean            gnome_vfs_ssl_enabled               (void);
GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_create                (GnomeVFSSSL **handle_return,
                                                         const char *host,
                                                         unsigned int port,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);
GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_create_from_fd        (GnomeVFSSSL **handle_return,
                                                         gint fd,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);
GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_read                  (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         gpointer buffer,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize bytes,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize *bytes_read,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);
GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_write                 (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         gconstpointer buffer,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize bytes,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize *bytes_written,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);
void                gnome_vfs_ssl_destroy               (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);
GnomeVFSSocket *    gnome_vfs_ssl_to_socket             (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl);
GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_set_timeout           (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         GTimeVal *timeout,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);

Description

Details

GnomeVFSSSL

typedef struct GnomeVFSSSL GnomeVFSSSL;


gnome_vfs_ssl_enabled ()

gboolean            gnome_vfs_ssl_enabled               (void);

Checks whether gnome-vfs was compiled with SSL support.

Returns :

TRUE if gnome-vfs was compiled with SSL support, otherwise FALSE.

gnome_vfs_ssl_create ()

GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_create                (GnomeVFSSSL **handle_return,
                                                         const char *host,
                                                         unsigned int port,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);

Creates an SSL socket connection at handle_return to host using port port.

handle_return :

pointer to a GnomeVFSSSL struct, which will contain an allocated GnomeVFSSSL object on return.

host :

string indicating the hostname to establish an SSL connection with.

port :

port number to connect to.

cancellation :

handle allowing cancellation of the operation.

Returns :

GnomeVFSResult indicating the success of the operation.

gnome_vfs_ssl_create_from_fd ()

GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_create_from_fd        (GnomeVFSSSL **handle_return,
                                                         gint fd,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);

Try to establish an SSL connection over the file descriptor fd.

handle_return :

pointer to a GnomeVFSSSL struct, which will contain an allocated GnomeVFSSSL object on return.

fd :

file descriptior to try and establish an SSL connection over.

cancellation :

handle allowing cancellation of the operation.

Returns :

a GnomeVFSResult indicating the success of the operation.

gnome_vfs_ssl_read ()

GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_read                  (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         gpointer buffer,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize bytes,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize *bytes_read,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);

Read bytes bytes of data from the SSL socket ssl into buffer.

ssl :

SSL socket to read data from.

buffer :

allocated buffer of at least bytes bytes to write into.

bytes :

number of bytes to read from ssl into buffer.

bytes_read :

pointer to a GnomeVFSFileSize, will contain the number of bytes actually read from the socket ssl on return.

cancellation :

handle allowing cancellation of the operation.

Returns :

GnomeVFSResult indicating the success of the operation.

gnome_vfs_ssl_write ()

GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_write                 (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         gconstpointer buffer,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize bytes,
                                                         GnomeVFSFileSize *bytes_written,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);

Write bytes bytes of data from buffer to ssl.

ssl :

SSL socket to write data to.

buffer :

data to write to the socket.

bytes :

number of bytes to write from buffer to ssl.

bytes_written :

pointer to a GnomeVFSFileSize, will contain the number of bytes actually written to the socket on return.

cancellation :

handle allowing cancellation of the operation.

Returns :

GnomeVFSResult indicating the success of the operation.

gnome_vfs_ssl_destroy ()

void                gnome_vfs_ssl_destroy               (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);

Free resources used by ssl and close the connection.

ssl :

SSL socket to be closed and destroyed.

cancellation :

handle allowing cancellation of the operation.

gnome_vfs_ssl_to_socket ()

GnomeVFSSocket *    gnome_vfs_ssl_to_socket             (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl);

Wrap an SSL socket inside a standard GnomeVFSSocket.

ssl :

SSL socket to convert into a standard socket.

Returns :

a newly allocated GnomeVFSSocket corresponding to ssl.

gnome_vfs_ssl_set_timeout ()

GnomeVFSResult      gnome_vfs_ssl_set_timeout           (GnomeVFSSSL *ssl,
                                                         GTimeVal *timeout,
                                                         GnomeVFSCancellation *cancellation);

Set a timeout of timeout. If timeout is NULL following operations will block indefinitely).

Note if you set timeout to 0 (means tv_sec and tv_usec are both 0) every following operation will return immediately. (This can be used for polling.)

ssl :

SSL socket to set the timeout of.

timeout :

the timeout.

cancellation :

optional cancellation object.

Returns :

GnomeVFSResult indicating the success of the operation.

Since 2.8

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