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authorThorsten Kukuk <>2004-09-22 09:37:46 +0000
committerThorsten Kukuk <>2004-09-22 09:37:46 +0000
commit6e99aa00d23a68650fdd4fae01aab812dcfe10eb (patch)
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parente1f75a80821125170e23a9b920d138a4a952c708 (diff)
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Purpose of commit: Commit summary: --------------- bugfix: Add rest of Steve Grubb's resource leak and other fixes
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@@ -442,12 +442,7 @@ However, the application should expect one of the following errors:
-Note, in the case of an error, the contents of <tt/item/ is not
-modified - that is, it retains its pre-call value. One should take
-care to initialize this value prior to calling
-<tt/pam_get_item()/. Since, if its value - despite the
-<tt/pam_get_item()/ function failing - is to be used the consequences
-are undefined.
+In the case of an error, the contents of <tt/item/ is set to <tt/NULL/.
<sect2>Understanding errors
<label id="pam-strerror-section">