gnutls_pkcs12_simple_parse(3) gnutls gnutls_pkcs12_simple_parse(3)

gnutls_pkcs12_simple_parse - API function

#include <gnutls/pkcs12.h>

int gnutls_pkcs12_simple_parse(gnutls_pkcs12_t p12, const char * password, gnutls_x509_privkey_t * key, gnutls_x509_crt_t ** chain, unsigned int * chain_len, gnutls_x509_crt_t ** extra_certs, unsigned int * extra_certs_len, gnutls_x509_crl_t * crl, unsigned int flags);

A pkcs12 type
optional password used to decrypt the structure, bags and keys.
a structure to store the parsed private key.
the corresponding to key certificate chain (may be NULL)
will be updated with the number of additional (may be NULL)
optional pointer to receive an array of additional certificates found in the PKCS12 structure (may be NULL).
will be updated with the number of additional certs (may be NULL).
an optional structure to store the parsed CRL (may be NULL).
should be zero or one of GNUTLS_PKCS12_SP_*

This function parses a PKCS12 structure in pkcs12 and extracts the private key, the corresponding certificate chain, any additional certificates and a CRL. The structures in key , chain crl , and extra_certs must not be initialized.

The extra_certs and extra_certs_len parameters are optional and both may be set to NULL. If either is non-NULL, then both must be set. The value for extra_certs is allocated using gnutls_malloc().

Encrypted PKCS12 bags and PKCS8 private keys are supported, but only with password based security and the same password for all operations.

Note that a PKCS12 structure may contain many keys and/or certificates, and there is no way to identify which key/certificate pair you want. For this reason this function is useful for PKCS12 files that contain only one key/certificate pair and/or one CRL.

If the provided structure has encrypted fields but no password is provided then this function returns GNUTLS_E_DECRYPTION_FAILED.

Note that normally the chain constructed does not include self signed certificates, to comply with TLS' requirements. If, however, the flag GNUTLS_PKCS12_SP_INCLUDE_SELF_SIGNED is specified then self signed certificates will be included in the chain.

Prior to using this function the PKCS 12 structure integrity must be verified using gnutls_pkcs12_verify_mac().

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


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