gnutls_cipher_init






gnutls_cipher_init − API function

#include<gnutls/crypto.h>

, gnutls_cipher_algorithm_t int
gnutls_cipher_init(gnutls_cipher_hd_t * handle



gnutls_cipher_hd_t * handle
            is a gnutls_cipher_hd_t type

gnutls_cipher_algorithm_t cipher
            the encryption algorithm to use

const gnutls_datum_t * key
            the key to be used for encryption/decryption

const gnutls_datum_t * iv
            the IV to use (if not applicable set NULL)

This function will initialize the  handle context to be
usable for encryption/decryption of data. This will
effectively use the current crypto backend in use by gnutls
or the cryptographic accelerator in use.

Zero or a negative error code on error.

2.10.0

Report bugs to <bugs@gnutls.org>.
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