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EVP_PKEY_ASN1_GET_COUNT(3)                  DragonFly Library Functions Manual

NAME

EVP_PKEY_asn1_get_count, EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0, EVP_PKEY_get0_asn1, EVP_PKEY_asn1_find, EVP_PKEY_asn1_find_str, EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0_info - enumerate public key ASN.1 methods

SYNOPSIS

#include <openssl/evp.h> int EVP_PKEY_asn1_get_count(void); const EVP_PKEY_ASN1_METHOD * EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0(int idx); const EVP_PKEY_ASN1_METHOD * EVP_PKEY_get0_asn1(const EVP_PKEY *pkey); const EVP_PKEY_ASN1_METHOD * EVP_PKEY_asn1_find(ENGINE **pe, int type); const EVP_PKEY_ASN1_METHOD * EVP_PKEY_asn1_find_str(ENGINE **pe, const char *str, int len); int EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0_info(int *ppkey_id, int *pkey_base_id, int *ppkey_flags, const char **pinfo, const char **ppem_str, const EVP_PKEY_ASN1_METHOD *ameth);

DESCRIPTION

EVP_PKEY_asn1_get_count() returns a count of the number of public key ASN.1 methods available. It includes standard methods and any methods added by the application. EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0() returns the public key ASN.1 method idx. The value of idx must be in the range from zero to EVP_PKEY_asn1_get_count() - 1. EVP_PKEY_asn1_find() looks up the method with NID type. If pe is not NULL, it first looks for an engine implementing a method for the NID type. If one is found, *pe is set to that engine and the method from that engine is returned instead. EVP_PKEY_asn1_find_str() looks up the method with PEM type string str. Just like EVP_PKEY_asn1_find(), if pe is not NULL, methods from engines are preferred. EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0_info() retrieves the public key ID, the base public key ID (both NIDs), any flags, the method description and the PEM type string associated with the public key ASN.1 method *ameth. EVP_PKEY_asn1_get_count(), EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0(), EVP_PKEY_asn1_find() and EVP_PKEY_asn1_find_str() are not thread safe, but as long as all EVP_PKEY_ASN1_METHOD objects are added before the application gets threaded, using them is safe. See EVP_PKEY_asn1_add0(3).

RETURN VALUES

EVP_PKEY_asn1_get_count() returns the number of available public key methods. EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0() returns a public key method or NULL if idx is out of range. EVP_PKEY_get0_asn1() returns the public key method used by pkey. EVP_PKEY_asn1_get0_info() returns 1 on success or 0 on failure.

SEE ALSO

EVP_PKEY_asn1_new(3), EVP_PKEY_base_id(3)

HISTORY

These functions first appeared in OpenSSL 1.0.0 and have been available since OpenBSD 4.9. DragonFly 5.5-DEVELOPMENT May 13, 2018 DragonFly 5.5-DEVELOPMENT

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