EVP_PKEY_CTX_set1_pbe_pass.3ossl - Man Page
generic KDF support functions
#include <openssl/kdf.h> int EVP_PKEY_CTX_set1_pbe_pass(EVP_PKEY_CTX *pctx, unsigned char *pass, int passlen);
These functions are generic support functions for all KDF algorithms.
EVP_PKEY_CTX_set1_pbe_pass() sets the password to the passlen first bytes from pass.
There is also support for string based control operations via EVP_PKEY_CTX_ctrl_str(3). The password can be directly specified using the type parameter "pass" or given in hex encoding using the "hexpass" parameter.
All these functions return 1 for success and 0 or a negative value for failure. In particular a return value of -2 indicates the operation is not supported by the public key algorithm.
EVP_PKEY_CTX_new(3), EVP_PKEY_CTX_ctrl_str(3), EVP_PKEY_derive(3)
EVP_PKEY_CTX_set1_pbe_pass() was converted from a macro to a function in OpenSSL 3.0.
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