gnutls_x509_crt_get_extension_by_oid man page

gnutls_x509_crt_get_extension_by_oid — API function

Synopsis

#include <gnutls/x509.h>

int gnutls_x509_crt_get_extension_by_oid(gnutls_x509_crt_t cert, const char * oid, unsigned indx, void * buf, size_t * buf_size, unsigned int * critical);

Arguments

gnutls_x509_crt_t cert

should contain a gnutls_x509_crt_t type

const char * oid

holds an Object Identified in null terminated string

unsigned indx

In case multiple same OIDs exist in the extensions, this specifies which to send. Use (0) to get the first one.

void * buf

a pointer to a structure to hold the name (may be null)

size_t * buf_size

initially holds the size of  buf

unsigned int * critical

will be non-zero if the extension is marked as critical

Description

This function will return the extension specified by the OID in the certificate.  The extensions will be returned as binary data DER encoded, in the provided buffer.

Returns

On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise a negative error code is returned. If the certificate does not contain the specified extension GNUTLS_E_REQUESTED_DATA_NOT_AVAILABLE will be returned.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to <bugs@gnutls.org>.
Home page: http://www.gnutls.org

See Also

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit

http://www.gnutls.org/manual/

Info

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