PolkitUnixUser

PolkitUnixUser — Unix users

Functions

Properties

gint uid Read / Write / Construct

Types and Values

Object Hierarchy

    GObject
    ╰── PolkitUnixUser

Implemented Interfaces

PolkitUnixUser implements PolkitIdentity.

Description

An object representing a user identity on a UNIX system.

Functions

polkit_unix_user_new ()

PolkitIdentity *
polkit_unix_user_new (gint uid);

Creates a new PolkitUnixUser object for uid .

Parameters

uid

A UNIX user id.

 

Returns

A PolkitUnixUser object. Free with g_object_unref().

[transfer full]


polkit_unix_user_new_for_name ()

PolkitIdentity *
polkit_unix_user_new_for_name (const gchar *name,
                               GError **error);

Creates a new PolkitUnixUser object for a user with the user name name .

Parameters

name

A UNIX user name.

 

error

Return location for error.

 

Returns

A PolkitUnixUser object or NULL if error is set.

[allow-none][transfer full]


polkit_unix_user_get_uid ()

gint
polkit_unix_user_get_uid (PolkitUnixUser *user);

Gets the UNIX user id for user .

Parameters

user

A PolkitUnixUser.

 

Returns

A UNIX user id.


polkit_unix_user_set_uid ()

void
polkit_unix_user_set_uid (PolkitUnixUser *user,
                          gint uid);

Sets uid for user .

Parameters

user

A PolkitUnixUser.

 

uid

A UNIX user id.

 

polkit_unix_user_get_name ()

const gchar *
polkit_unix_user_get_name (PolkitUnixUser *user);

Get the user's name.

Parameters

user

A PolkitUnixUser.

 

Returns

User name string or NULL if user uid not found.

[allow-none][transfer none]

Types and Values

PolkitUnixUser

typedef struct _PolkitUnixUser PolkitUnixUser;

The PolkitUnixUser struct should not be accessed directly.

Property Details

The “uid” property

  “uid”                      gint

The UNIX user id.

Owner: PolkitUnixUser

Flags: Read / Write / Construct

Default value: -1