crypto_blkcipher_decrypt (9) - Linux Man Pages

crypto_blkcipher_decrypt: decrypt ciphertext

NAME

crypto_blkcipher_decrypt - decrypt ciphertext

SYNOPSIS

int crypto_blkcipher_decrypt(struct blkcipher_desc desc, struct scatterlist dst, struct scatterlist src, unsigned int nbytes);

ARGUMENTS

desc

reference to the block cipher handle with meta data

dst

scatter/gather list that is filled by the cipher operation with the plaintext

src

scatter/gather list that holds the ciphertext

nbytes

number of bytes of the ciphertext to decrypt.

DESCRIPTION

Decrypt ciphertext data using the IV set by the caller with a preceding call of crypto_blkcipher_set_iv.

The blkcipher_desc data structure must be filled by the caller as documented for the crypto_blkcipher_encrypt call above.

RETURN

0 if the cipher operation was successful; < 0 if an error occurred

AUTHORS

Stephan Mueller <smueller [at] chronox.de>

Author.

Marek Vasut <marek [at] denx.de>

Author.

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