MySQL 5.7 Reference Manual Including MySQL NDB Cluster 7.5 and NDB Cluster 7.6

27.8.7.34 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().

Return Values

A string naming the encryption cipher used for the connection, or NULL if the connection is not encrypted.