asn1_decode_simple_der man page

asn1_decode_simple_der — API function


#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);


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


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


ASN1_SUCCESS if successful or an error value.

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