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gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate2 - API function


#include <gnutls/pkcs11.h> int gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate2(const char * url, gnutls_pk_algorithm_t pk, unsigned int bits, const char * label, gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t fmt, gnutls_datum_t * pubkey, unsigned int flags);


const char * url a token URL gnutls_pk_algorithm_t pk the public key algorithm unsigned int bits the security bits const char * label a label gnutls_x509_crt_fmt_t fmt the format of output params. PEM or DER gnutls_datum_t * pubkey will hold the public key (may be NULL) unsigned int flags zero or an OR'ed sequence of GNUTLS_PKCS11_OBJ_FLAGs


This function will generate a private key in the specified by the url token. The private key will be generate within the token and will not be exportable. This function will store the DER-encoded public key in the SubjectPublicKeyInfo format in pubkey . The pubkey should be deinitialized using gnutls_free(). Note that when generating an elliptic curve key, the curve can be substituted in the place of the bits parameter using the GNUTLS_CURVE_TO_BITS() macro.


On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise a negative error value.




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The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the /usr/local/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit https://www.gnutls.org/manual/ gnutls 3.7.9 gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate2(3)

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