libssh2_init(3) libssh2 libssh2_init(3)

libssh2_init - global library initialization

#include <libssh2.h>
#define LIBSSH2_INIT_NO_CRYPTO 0x0001
libssh2_init(int flags);

Initialize the libssh2 functions. This typically initialize the crypto library. It uses a global state, and is not thread safe -- you must make sure this function is not called concurrently.

Returns 0 if succeeded, or a negative value for error.

Added in libssh2 1.2.5


19 Mar 2010 libssh2