gnutls_x509_privkey_import man page

gnutls_x509_privkey_import — API function

Synopsis

#include <gnutls/x509.h>

int gnutls_x509_privkey_import(gnutls_x509_privkey_t key, const gnutls_datum_t * data, gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t format);

Arguments

gnutls_x509_privkey_t key
The data to store the parsed key
const gnutls_datum_t * data
The DER or PEM encoded certificate.
gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t format
One of DER or PEM

Description

This function will convert the given DER or PEM encoded key to the native gnutls_x509_privkey_t format. The output will be stored in
key .

If the key is PEM encoded it should have a header that contains "PRIVATE KEY". Note that this function falls back to PKCS 8 decoding without password, if the default format fails to import.

Returns

On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise 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/

Info

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