gnutls_certificate_get_peers

Section: gnutls (3)
Updated: 1.4.1
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NAME

gnutls_certificate_get_peers - This function returns the peer's raw certificate  

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

const gnutls_datum_t * gnutls_certificate_get_peers(gnutls_session_t session, unsigned int * list_size);  

ARGUMENTS

gnutls_session_t session
is a gnutls session
unsigned int * list_size
is the length of the certificate list
 

DESCRIPTION

This function will return the peer's raw certificate (chain) as sent by the peer. These certificates are in raw format (DER encoded for X.509). In case of a X.509 then a certificate list may be present. The first certificate in the list is the peer's certificate, following the issuer's certificate, then the issuer's issuer etc.

In case of OpenPGP keys a single key will be returned in raw format.

Returns NULL in case of an error, or if no certificate was sent.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-gnutls@gnu.org>.  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation.
Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim copies of this manual provided the copyright notice and this permission notice are preserved on all copies.  

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gnutls programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info gnutls

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

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