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asn1_octet_der(3) libtasn1 asn1_octet_der(3)

NAME

asn1_octet_der - API function

SYNOPSIS

#include <libtasn1.h>
 
void asn1_octet_der(const unsigned char * str, int str_len, unsigned char * der, int * der_len);

ARGUMENTS

const unsigned char * str
the input data.
int str_len
STR length (str[0]..str[*str_len-1]).
unsigned char * der
encoded string returned.
int * der_len
number of meaningful bytes of DER (der[0]..der[der_len-1]).

DESCRIPTION

Creates a length-value DER encoding for the input data. The DER encoding of the input data will be placed in the der variable.
 
Note that the OCTET STRING tag is not included in the output.
 
This function does not return any value because it is expected that der_len will contain enough bytes to store the string plus the DER encoding. The DER encoding size can be obtained using asn1_length_der().

COPYRIGHT

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Copying and distribution of this file, with or without modification, are permitted in any medium without royalty provided the copyright notice and this notice are preserved.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for libtasn1 is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and libtasn1 programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info libtasn1
should give you access to the complete manual. As an alternative you may obtain the manual from:
http://www.gnu.org/software/libtasn1/manual/
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