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ARSetImpersonatedUser

Description

Enables plug-ins, the mid tier, and other programs (such as the Email Engine) to run as an administrator but to perform operations as a specific user (with the user's permissions and licensing in effect). For more information, see Impersonating a user.

Privileges

BMC Remedy AR System administrator.

Synopsis


#include "ar.h"
#include "arerrno.h"
#include "arextern.h"
#include "arstruct.h"

int ARSetImpersonatedUser(
   ARControlStruct *control,
   ARAccessNameType impersonatedUser,
   ARStatusList *status)

control

The control record for the operation. It contains information about the user requesting the operation, where that operation is to be performed, and which session is used to perform it. The user and server fields are required.

impersonatedUser

The name of the user that the API is impersonating. It is NULL if you want to stop impersonating.

Return values

status

A list of zero or more notes, warnings, or errors generated from a call to this function. For a description of all possible values, see Error checking.

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