asn1_decode_simple_der man page

asn1_decode_simple_der — API function

Synopsis

#include <libtasn1.h>

int asn1_decode_simple_der(unsigned int etype, const unsigned char * der, unsigned int _der_len, const unsigned char ** str, unsigned int * str_len);

Arguments

unsigned int etype

The type of the string to be encoded (ASN1_ETYPE_)

const unsigned char * der

the encoded string

unsigned int _der_len

the bytes of the encoded string

const unsigned char ** str

a pointer to the data

unsigned int * str_len

the length of the data

Description

Decodes a simple DER encoded type (e.g. a string, which is not constructed). The output is a pointer inside the  der .

Returns

ASN1_SUCCESS if successful or an error value.

See Also

The full documentation for libtasn1 is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and libtasn1 programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info libtasn1

should give you access to the complete manual. As an alternative you may obtain the manual from:

http://www.gnu.org/software/libtasn1/manual/

Info

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