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gnutls_x509_crt_set_subject_alt_name - Man Page

API function


#include <gnutls/x509.h>

int gnutls_x509_crt_set_subject_alt_name(gnutls_x509_crt_t crt, gnutls_x509_subject_alt_name_t type, const void * data, unsigned int data_size, unsigned int flags);


gnutls_x509_crt_t crt

a certificate of type gnutls_x509_crt_t

gnutls_x509_subject_alt_name_t type

is one of the gnutls_x509_subject_alt_name_t enumerations

const void * data

The data to be set

unsigned int data_size

The size of data to be set

unsigned int flags

GNUTLS_FSAN_SET to clear previous data or GNUTLS_FSAN_APPEND to append.


This function will set the subject alternative name certificate extension. It can set the following types: GNUTLS_SAN_DNSNAME as a text string, GNUTLS_SAN_RFC822NAME as a text string, GNUTLS_SAN_URI as a text string, GNUTLS_SAN_IPADDRESS as a binary IP address (4 or 16 bytes), GNUTLS_SAN_OTHERNAME_XMPP as a UTF8 string (since 3.5.0).

Since version 3.5.7 the GNUTLS_SAN_RFC822NAME, GNUTLS_SAN_DNSNAME, and GNUTLS_SAN_OTHERNAME_XMPP are converted to ACE format when necessary.


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



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See Also

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