asn1_parser2tree - Man Page

API function


#include <libtasn1.h>

int asn1_parser2tree(const char * file, asn1_node * definitions, char * error_desc);


const char * file

specify the path and the name of file that contains ASN.1 declarations.

asn1_node * definitions

return the pointer to the structure created from "file" ASN.1 declarations.

char * error_desc

return the error description or an empty string if success.


Function used to start the parse algorithm.  Creates the structures needed to manage the definitions included in  file file.


ASN1_SUCCESS if the file has a correct syntax and every identifier is known, ASN1_ELEMENT_NOT_EMPTY if  definitions not NULL, ASN1_FILE_NOT_FOUND if an error occurred while opening  file , ASN1_SYNTAX_ERROR if the syntax is not correct, ASN1_IDENTIFIER_NOT_FOUND if in the file there is an identifier that is not defined, ASN1_NAME_TOO_LONG if in the file there is an identifier with more than ASN1_MAX_NAME_SIZE characters.

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:


4.19.0 libtasn1