- set the password for a user
cc [ flag ... ] file ... -lsasl [ library ... ] #include <sasl/sasl.h> int sasl_setpass(sasl_conn_t *conn, const char *user, const char *pass, unsigned passlen, const char *oldpass, unsigned oldpasslen, unsigned flags);
Use the sasl_setpass() interface to set passwords. sasl_setpass() uses the SASL_CB_SERVER_USERDB_SETPASS callback, if one is supplied. Additionally, if any server mechanism plugins supply a setpass callback, the setpass callback would be called. None of the server mechanism plugins currently supply a setpass callback.
The SASL connection context
The username for which the password is set
The password to set
The length of pass
The old password, which is optional
The length of oldpass, which is optional
Refers to flags, including, SASL_SET_CREATE and SASL_SET_DISABLE. Use these flags to create and disable accounts.
sasl_setpass() returns an integer that corresponds to a SASL error code.
The call to sasl_setpass() was successful.
See sasl_errors(3SASL) for information on SASL error codes.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: