asn1Parser man page

asn1Parser — ASN.1 syntax tree generator for libtasn1


asn1Parser [OPTION] FILE


Read FILE with ASN.1 definitions and generate a C array that is used with libtasn1 functions.

Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

-c, --check

checks the syntax only

-o, --output=FILE

output file

-n, --name=NAME

array name

-h, --help

display this help and exit

-v, --version

output version information and exit


Written by Fabio Fiorina.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to:
GNU Libtasn1 home page: <>
General help using GNU software: <>

See Also

The full documentation for asn1Parser is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and asn1Parser programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info libtasn1

should give you access to the complete manual.


January 2018 asn1Parser (libtasn1) 4.13 User Commands