gnutls_crypto_register_mac

Section: gnutls (3)
Updated: 3.6.15
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NAME

gnutls_crypto_register_mac - API function  

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/crypto.h>

int gnutls_crypto_register_mac(gnutls_mac_algorithm_t algorithm, int priority, gnutls_mac_init_func init, gnutls_mac_setkey_func setkey, gnutls_mac_setnonce_func setnonce, gnutls_mac_hash_func hash, gnutls_mac_output_func output, gnutls_mac_deinit_func deinit, gnutls_mac_fast_func hash_fast);  

ARGUMENTS

gnutls_mac_algorithm_t algorithm
is the gnutls MAC identifier
int priority
is the priority of the algorithm
gnutls_mac_init_func init
A function which initializes the MAC
gnutls_mac_setkey_func setkey
A function which sets the key of the MAC
gnutls_mac_setnonce_func setnonce
A function which sets the nonce for the mac (may be NULL for common MAC algorithms)
gnutls_mac_hash_func hash
Perform the hash operation
gnutls_mac_output_func output
Provide the output of the MAC
gnutls_mac_deinit_func deinit
A function which deinitializes the MAC
gnutls_mac_fast_func hash_fast
Perform the MAC operation in one go
 

DESCRIPTION

This function will register a MAC algorithm to be used by gnutls. Any algorithm registered will override the included algorithms and by convention kernel implemented algorithms have priority of 90 and CPU-assisted of 80. The algorithm with the lowest priority will be used by gnutls.  

RETURNS

GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS on success, otherwise a negative error code.  

SINCE

3.4.0  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bugs@gnutls.org>.
Home page: https://www.gnutls.org

 

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2001- 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

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit
https://www.gnutls.org/manual/


 

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SYNOPSIS
ARGUMENTS
DESCRIPTION
RETURNS
SINCE
REPORTING BUGS
COPYRIGHT
SEE ALSO