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hcrypto miscellaneous functions -


int PKCS5_PBKDF2_HMAC_SHA1 (const void *password, size_t password_len, const void *salt, size_t salt_len, unsigned long iter, size_t keylen, void *key)

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int PKCS5_PBKDF2_HMAC_SHA1 (const void *password, size_tpassword_len, const void *salt, size_tsalt_len, unsigned longiter, size_tkeylen, void *key)

As descriped in PKCS5, convert a password, salt, and iteration counter into a crypto key.


password Password.
password_len Length of password.
salt Salt
salt_len Length of salt.
iter iteration counter.
keylen the output key length.
key the output key.


1 on success, non 1 on failure.


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