gnutls_pkcs7_import - Man Page

API function


#include <gnutls/pkcs7.h>

int gnutls_pkcs7_import(gnutls_pkcs7_t pkcs7, const gnutls_datum_t * data, gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t format);


gnutls_pkcs7_t pkcs7

The data to store the parsed PKCS7.

const gnutls_datum_t * data

The DER or PEM encoded PKCS7.

gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t format

One of DER or PEM


This function will convert the given DER or PEM encoded PKCS7 to the native gnutls_pkcs7_t format.  The output will be stored in
pkcs7 . Any signed data that may be present inside the  pkcs7 structure, like certificates set by gnutls_pkcs7_set_crt(), will be freed and overwritten by this function.

If the PKCS7 is PEM encoded it should have a header of "PKCS7".


On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise a negative error value.

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