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gnutls_range_split: API function


gnutls_range_split - API function


#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_range_split(gnutls_session_t session, const gnutls_range_st * orig, gnutls_range_st * next, gnutls_range_st * remainder);


gnutls_session_t session
is a gnutls_session_t structure
const gnutls_range_st * orig
is the original range provided by the user
gnutls_range_st * next
is the returned range that can be conveyed in a TLS record
gnutls_range_st * remainder
is the returned remaining range


This function should be used when it is required to hide the length of very long data that cannot be directly provided to gnutls_record_send_range(). In that case this function should be called with the desired length hiding range in orig . The returned next value should then be used in the next call to gnutls_record_send_range() with the partial data. That process should be repeated until remainder is (0,0).


0 in case splitting succeeds, non zero in case of error. Note that orig is not changed, while the values of next and remainder are modified to store the resulting values.


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