gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate(3)  gnutls  gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/pkcs11.h>

       int gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate(const char * url,
       gnutls_pk_algorithm_t pk, unsigned int bits, const char * label,
       unsigned int flags);

ARGUMENTS         top

       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

       unsigned int flags
                   should be zero

DESCRIPTION         top

       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.

RETURNS         top

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

SINCE         top


REPORTING BUGS         top

       Report bugs to <>.
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COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2001-2017 Free Software Foundation, Inc., and others.
       Copying and distribution of this file, with or without modification,
       are permitted in any medium without royalty provided the copyright
       notice and this notice are preserved.

SEE ALSO         top

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gnutls                              3.6.1  gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_generate(3)