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gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash

gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash

Section: gnutls (3) Updated: 2.8.6
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NAME

gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash - sign hash using the private key  

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/x509.h>

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

ARGUMENTS

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

DESCRIPTION

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).  

RETURNS

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

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-gnutls@gnu.org>. GnuTLS home page: http://www.gnu.org/software/gnutls/ General help using GNU software: http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2008 Free Software Foundation.
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 gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gnutls programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info gnutls

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
ARGUMENTS
DESCRIPTION
RETURNS
REPORTING BUGS
COPYRIGHT
SEE ALSO

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