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20.6.7.33 mysql_get_ssl_cipher()

const char *mysql_get_ssl_cipher(MYSQL *mysql)

Description

mysql_get_ssl_cipher() returns the encryption cipher used for the given connection to the server. mysql is the connection handler returned from mysql_init().

This function was added in MySQL 5.0.23.

Return Values

A string naming the encryption cipher used for the connection, or NULL if no cipher is being used.