gnutls_x509_crt_list_import man page

gnutls_x509_crt_list_import — API function

Synopsis

#include <gnutls/x509.h>

int gnutls_x509_crt_list_import(gnutls_x509_crt_t * certs, unsigned int * cert_max, const gnutls_datum_t * data, gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t format, unsigned int flags);

Arguments

gnutls_x509_crt_t * certs

Indicates where the parsed list will be copied to. Must not be initialized.

unsigned int * cert_max

Initially must hold the maximum number of certs. It will be updated with the number of certs available.

const gnutls_datum_t * data

The PEM encoded certificate.

gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t format

One of DER or PEM.

unsigned int flags

must be (0) or an OR'd sequence of gnutls_certificate_import_flags.

Description

This function will convert the given PEM encoded certificate list to the native gnutls_x509_crt_t format. The output will be stored in  certs .  They will be automatically initialized.

The flag GNUTLS_X509_CRT_LIST_IMPORT_FAIL_IF_EXCEED will cause import to fail if the certificates in the provided buffer are more than the available structures. The GNUTLS_X509_CRT_LIST_FAIL_IF_UNSORTED flag will cause the function to fail if the provided list is not sorted from subject to issuer.

If the Certificate is PEM encoded it should have a header of "X509 CERTIFICATE", or "CERTIFICATE".

Returns

the number of certificates read or a negative error value.

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/

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