since: 3.0

Declaration [src]

purple_gio_socket_client_new (
  PurpleAccount* account,
  GError** error

Description [src]

A helper function to simplify creating a GSocketClient. It’s intended to be used in protocol plugins.

Available since: 3.0



Type: PurpleAccount

The PurpleAccount to use for this connection.

The data is owned by the caller of the function.

Type: GError **

The return location for a recoverable error.

The argument can be NULL.
If the return location is not NULL, then you must initialize it to a NULL GError*.
The argument will left initialized to NULL by the function if there are no errors.
In case of error, the argument will be set to a newly allocated GError; the caller will take ownership of the data, and be responsible for freeing it.

Return value

Type: GSocketClient

A new GSocketClient with the appropriate GProxyResolver, based on the PurpleAccount settings and TLS Certificate handling, or NULL if an error occurred.

The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.