SSL_free - Free an allocated SSL structure
SSL *ssl );
The SSL_free() function decrements the reference count of
ssl, and removes the SSL structure pointed to by ssl and
frees up the allocated memory if the the reference count
has reached 0.
The SSL_free() function also calls the freeing procedures
for indirectly affected items, if applicable: the buffering
BIO, the read and write BIOs, cipher lists specially
created for this ssl, the SSL_SESSION. Do not explicitly
free these indirectly freed up items before or after calling
the SSL_free() function. Trying to free things twice
may lead to program failure.
The ssl session has reference counts from two users: the
SSL object, for which the reference count is removed by
the SSL_free() function and the internal session cache. If
the session is considered bad, because the SSL_shutdown()
function was not called for the connection and the
SSL_set_shutdown() function was not used to set the
SSL_SENT_SHUTDOWN state. The session will also be removed
from the session cache as required by RFC2246.
The SSL_free() function does not provide diagnostic information.
Functions: SSL_new(3), SSL_clear(3), SSL_shutdown(3),
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