gnutls_x509_crt_sign2

Section: gnutls (3)
Updated: 1.4.1
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NAME

gnutls_x509_crt_sign2 - This function will sign a certificate with a key  

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/x509.h>

int gnutls_x509_crt_sign2(gnutls_x509_crt_t crt, gnutls_x509_crt_t issuer, gnutls_x509_privkey_t issuer_key, gnutls_digest_algorithm_t dig, unsigned int flags);  

ARGUMENTS

gnutls_x509_crt_t crt
should contain a gnutls_x509_crt_t structure
gnutls_x509_crt_t issuer
is the certificate of the certificate issuer
gnutls_x509_privkey_t issuer_key
holds the issuer's private key
gnutls_digest_algorithm_t dig
The message digest to use. GNUTLS_DIG_SHA1 is the safe choice unless you know what you're doing.
unsigned int flags
must be 0
 

DESCRIPTION

This function will sign the certificate with the issuer's private key, and will copy the issuer's information into the certificate.

This must be the last step in a certificate generation since all the previously set parameters are now signed.

Returns 0 on success.  

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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