[openssl-commits] [openssl] master update

Richard Levitte levitte at openssl.org
Thu Mar 30 12:18:44 UTC 2017

The branch master has been updated
       via  1c7ae3dd9e04d6af40d162f10c607f90da48a6fc (commit)
      from  c4de074e6385a86a43a30fee574e77f9dcabb022 (commit)

- Log -----------------------------------------------------------------
commit 1c7ae3dd9e04d6af40d162f10c607f90da48a6fc
Author: Jon Spillett <jon.spillett at oracle.com>
Date:   Wed Mar 29 19:17:55 2017 +1000

    Add SSL_dup description
    Reviewed-by: Matt Caswell <matt at openssl.org>
    Reviewed-by: Richard Levitte <levitte at openssl.org>
    (Merged from https://github.com/openssl/openssl/pull/3085)


Summary of changes:
 doc/man3/SSL_new.pod | 14 +++++++++++---
 1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/man3/SSL_new.pod b/doc/man3/SSL_new.pod
index 60e977e..222e9d5 100644
--- a/doc/man3/SSL_new.pod
+++ b/doc/man3/SSL_new.pod
@@ -2,12 +2,13 @@
 =head1 NAME
-SSL_new, SSL_up_ref - create a new SSL structure for a connection
+SSL_dup, SSL_new, SSL_up_ref - create an SSL structure for a connection
 =head1 SYNOPSIS
  #include <openssl/ssl.h>
+ SSL *SSL_dup(SSL *s);
  SSL *SSL_new(SSL_CTX *ctx);
  int SSL_up_ref(SSL *s);
@@ -20,9 +21,16 @@ options, verification settings, timeout settings. An B<SSL> structure is
 reference counted. Creating an B<SSL> structure for the first time increments
 the reference count. Freeing it (using SSL_free) decrements it. When the
 reference count drops to zero, any memory or resources allocated to the B<SSL>
-structure are freed. SSL_up_ref() increments the reference count for an
+structure are freed.
+SSL_up_ref() increments the reference count for an
 existing B<SSL> structure.
+SSL_dup() duplicates an existing B<SSL> structure into a new allocated one. All
+settings are inherited from the original B<SSL> structure. Dynamic data (i.e.
+existing connection details) are not copied, the new B<SSL> is set into an
+initial accept (server) or connect (client) state.
 The following return values can occur:
@@ -51,7 +59,7 @@ L<ssl(7)>
-Copyright 2000-2016 The OpenSSL Project Authors. All Rights Reserved.
+Copyright 2000-2017 The OpenSSL Project Authors. All Rights Reserved.
 Licensed under the OpenSSL license (the "License").  You may not use
 this file except in compliance with the License.  You can obtain a copy

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