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gnutls_privkey_verify_seed(3)      gnutls      gnutls_privkey_verify_seed(3)

NAME         top

       gnutls_privkey_verify_seed - API function

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <gnutls/abstract.h>

       int gnutls_privkey_verify_seed(gnutls_privkey_t key,
       gnutls_digest_algorithm_t digest, const void * seed, size_t

ARGUMENTS         top

       gnutls_privkey_t key
                   should contain a gnutls_privkey_t type

       gnutls_digest_algorithm_t digest
                   it contains the digest algorithm used for key generation
                   (if applicable)

       const void * seed
                   the seed of the key to be checked with

       size_t seed_size
                   holds the size of  seed

DESCRIPTION         top

       This function will verify that the given private key was generated
       from the provided seed.

RETURNS         top

       In case of a verification failure GNUTLS_E_PRIVKEY_VERIFICATION_ERROR
       is returned, and zero or positive code on success.

SINCE         top


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COPYRIGHT         top

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SEE ALSO         top

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gnutls                              3.6.9      gnutls_privkey_verify_seed(3)