simple tty-based conversation function
, const struct
() function is a standard
conversation function suitable for use on TTY devices. It should be adequate
for the needs of most text-based interactive programs.
() function allows the
application to specify a timeout for user input by setting the global integer
length of the timeout in seconds.
() function returns one of
the following values:
- Memory buffer error.
- Conversation failure.
- System error.
() function is an OpenPAM
() function and this
manual page were developed for the FreeBSD
ThinkSec AS and Network Associates Laboratories, the Security Research
Division of Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR contract
N66001-01-C-8035 (“CBOSS”), as part of the DARPA CHATS research
The OpenPAM library is maintained by Dag-Erling