gnutls_strerror — API function


#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

const char * gnutls_strerror(int error);


int error

is a GnuTLS error code, a negative error code


This function is similar to strerror.  The difference is that it accepts an error number returned by a gnutls function; In case of an unknown error a descriptive string is sent instead of NULL.

Error codes are always a negative error code.


A string explaining the GnuTLS error message.

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