asn1_expand_octet_string(3) libtasn1 asn1_expand_octet_string(3)

NAME asn1_expand_octet_string - Expand "OCTET STRING" fields in structure.

SYNOPSIS #include <libtasn1.h>

asn1_retCode asn1_expand_octet_string(ASN1_TYPE definitions, ASN1_TYPE * element, const char * octetName, const char * objectName);

ARGUMENTS ASN1_TYPE definitions ASN1 definitions

ASN1_TYPE * element pointer to an ASN1 structure

const char * octetName name of the OCTECT STRING field to expand.

const char * objectName name of the OBJECT IDENTIFIER field to use to define the type for expansion.

DESCRIPTION Expands an "OCTET STRING" element of a structure created from a DER decoding process (asn1_der_decoding function). The type used for expan- sion is the first one following the definition of the actual value of the OBJECT IDENTIFIER indicated by OBJECTNAME.

RETURNS ASN1_SUCCESS Substitution OK.

ASN1_ELEMENT_NOT_FOUND OBJECTNAME or OCTETNAME are not correct.

ASN1_VALUE_NOT_VALID Wasnt possible to find the type to use for expansion.

other errors: result of der decoding process.

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SEE ALSO The full documentation for libtasn1 is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and libtasn1 programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info libtasn1

should give you access to the complete manual.

libtasn1 2.3 asn1_expand_octet_string(3)