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gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash: API function

NAME

gnutls_x509_privkey_sign_hash - API function

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/compat.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 (0) is returned, otherwise a negative error value.

Deprecated in: 2.12.0

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bugs [at] gnutls.org>.
Home page: http://www.gnutls.org

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2001-2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc..
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 /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit
http://www.gnutls.org/manual/