gnutls_hash_init(3) gnutls gnutls_hash_init(3)

gnutls_hash_init - API function

#include <gnutls/crypto.h>

int gnutls_hash_init(gnutls_hash_hd_t * dig, gnutls_digest_algorithm_t algorithm);

is a gnutls_hash_hd_t type
the hash algorithm to use

This function will initialize an context that can be used to produce a Message Digest of data. This will effectively use the current crypto backend in use by gnutls or the cryptographic accelerator in use.

Zero or a negative error code on error.


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