EapMethodAuthenticatorGetAttributes function (eapmethodauthenticatorapis.h)

Obtains an array of EAP authentication attributes from the EAP authenticator method.

EapMethodAuthenticatorGetAttributes is a function prototype.


DWORD EapMethodAuthenticatorGetAttributes(
  EAP_SESSION_HANDLE sessionHandle,
  EapAttributes      *pAttribs,
  EAP_ERROR          **ppEapError



A pointer to an EAP_SESSION_HANDLE structure that contains the unique handle for this EAP authentication session on the EAPHost server. This handle is returned in the pSessionHandle parameter in a previous call to EapMethodAuthenticatorBeginSession.


A pointer to an EapAttributes structure that contains an array of EAP authentication response attributes for the supplicant.


A pointer to the affdress of an EAP_ERROR structure that contains any errors raised during the execution of this function call. After consuming the error data, this memory must be freed by passing a pointer to the error data to EapMethodAuthenticatorFreeErrorMemory.

Return value



This call is performed by a authenticator-based EAPHost using a function pointer to this API. This API must be implemented on the EAP authenticator method loaded by EAPHost, and must strictly conform to the syntax and parameter types specified in the documentation.


Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header eapmethodauthenticatorapis.h

See also

EAPHost Authenticator Method Functions