gnutls_handshake_set_random — API function


#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_handshake_set_random(gnutls_session_t session, const gnutls_datum_t * random);


gnutls_session_t session

is a gnutls_session_t type.

const gnutls_datum_t * random

a random value of 32-bytes


This function will explicitly set the server or client hello  random value in the subsequent TLS handshake. The random value  should be a 32-byte value.

Note that this function should not normally be used as gnutls will select automatically a random value for the handshake.

This function should not be used when resuming a session.


GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS on success, or an error code.

Since 3.1.9

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