gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash man page

gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash — API function


#include <gnutls/compat.h>

int gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash(gnutls_x509_privkey_t key, const gnutls_datum_t * hash, gnutls_datum_t * signature);


gnutls_x509_privkey_t key
a key
const gnutls_datum_t * hash
holds the data to be signed
gnutls_datum_t * signature
will contain newly allocated signature


This function will sign the given hash using the private key. Do not use this function directly unless you know what it is. Typical signing requires the data to be hashed and stored in special formats (e.g. BER Digest-Info for RSA).


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

Deprecated in: 2.12.0

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