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Revision as of 13:54, 10 September 2014


GNU Generic Security Service

Implementation of Generic Security Service API.

GSS is an implementation of the Generic Security Service Application Program Interface (GSS-API or Libgss). GSS-API is used by network servers to provide security services, e.g., to authenticate SMTP/IMAP clients against SMTP/IMAP servers. GSS consists of a library and a manual.

This package is also known as Libgss.



Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

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Verified by

Verified on


Verified by

Kelly Hopkins

Verified on

21 May 2010

Leaders and contributors

Simon Josefsson Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gss
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/gss/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gss.git/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/help-gss/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gss-commit/

Software prerequisites

Required to useshishi

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