gnutls_load_file — API function


#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_load_file(const char * filename, gnutls_datum_t * data);


const char * filename

the name of the file to load

gnutls_datum_t * data

Where the file will be stored


This function will load a file into a datum. The data are zero terminated but the terminating null is not included in length. The returned data are allocated using gnutls_malloc().


On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise an error code is returned.

Since 3.1.0

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