shishi_key_from_string(3) API function


#include <shishi.h>

int shishi_key_from_string(Shishi * handle, int32_t type, const char * password, size_t passwordlen, const char * salt, size_t saltlen, const char * parameter, Shishi_key ** outkey);


Shishi * handle
Shishi library handle create by shishi_init().
int32_t type
type of key.
const char * password
input array containing password.
size_t passwordlen
length of input array containing password.
const char * salt
input array containing salt.
size_t saltlen
length of input array containing salt.
const char * parameter
input array with opaque encryption type specific information.
Shishi_key ** outkey
pointer to structure that will hold newly created key information


Create a new Key information structure, and set the key type and key value using shishi_string_to_key(). KEY contains a newly allocated structure only if this function is successful.


Returns SHISHI_OK iff successful.


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