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gnutls_certificate_set_key: API function


gnutls_certificate_set_key - API function


#include <gnutls/abstract.h>

int gnutls_certificate_set_key(gnutls_certificate_credentials_t res, const char ** names, int names_size, gnutls_pcert_st * pcert_list, int pcert_list_size, gnutls_privkey_t key);


gnutls_certificate_credentials_t res
is a gnutls_certificate_credentials_t structure.
const char ** names
is an array of DNS name of the certificate (NULL if none)
int names_size
holds the size of the names list
gnutls_pcert_st * pcert_list
contains a certificate list (path) for the specified private key
int pcert_list_size
holds the size of the certificate list
gnutls_privkey_t key
is a gnutls_privkey_t key


This function sets a certificate/private key pair in the gnutls_certificate_credentials_t structure. This function may be called more than once, in case multiple keys/certificates exist for the server. For clients that wants to send more than its own end entity certificate (e.g., also an intermediate CA cert) then put the certificate chain in pcert_list .

Note that the key and the elements of pcert_list will become part of the credentials structure and must not be deallocated. They will be automatically deallocated when the res structure is deinitialized.

If that function fails to load the res structure is at an undefined state, it must not be reused to load other keys or certificates.


GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) on success, or a negative error code.




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