gnutls_x509_rdn_get_oid(3)         gnutls         gnutls_x509_rdn_get_oid(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_x509_rdn_get_oid - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/x509.h>

       int gnutls_x509_rdn_get_oid(const gnutls_datum_t * idn, unsigned
       indx, void * buf, size_t * buf_size);

ARGUMENTS         top

       const gnutls_datum_t * idn
                   should contain a DER encoded RDN sequence

       unsigned indx
                   Indicates which OID to return. Use 0 for the first one.

       void * buf  a pointer to a structure to hold the peer's name OID

       size_t * buf_size
                   holds the size of  buf

DESCRIPTION         top

       This function will return the specified Object identifier, of the RDN

RETURNS         top

       On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, or
       GNUTLS_E_SHORT_MEMORY_BUFFER is returned and * buf_size is updated if
       the provided buffer is not long enough, otherwise a negative error

SINCE         top


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gnutls                              3.6.2         gnutls_x509_rdn_get_oid(3)