"Fossies" - the Fresh Open Source Software Archive
Member "openssl-1.0.2q/doc/crypto/RSA_new.pod" (20 Nov 2018, 925 Bytes) of package /linux/misc/openssl-1.0.2q.tar.gz:
Caution: As a special service "Fossies" has tried to format the requested pod source page into HTML format but links to other pod pages may be missing or even errorneous.
Alternatively you can here view
the uninterpreted pod source code.
A member file download can also be achieved by clicking within a package contents listing on the according byte size field. See also the last Fossies "Diffs"
side-by-side code changes report for "RSA_new.pod": 1.1.0g_vs_1.1.1-pre2
RSA_new, RSA_free - allocate and free RSA objects
RSA * RSA_new(void);
void RSA_free(RSA *rsa);
RSA_new() allocates and initializes an RSA structure. It is equivalent to calling RSA_new_method(NULL).
RSA_free() frees the RSA structure and its components. The key is erased before the memory is returned to the system.
If the allocation fails, RSA_new() returns NULL and sets an error code that can be obtained by ERR_get_error(3). Otherwise it returns a pointer to the newly allocated structure.
RSA_free() returns no value.
ERR_get_error(3), rsa(3), RSA_generate_key(3), RSA_new_method(3)
RSA_new() and RSA_free() are available in all versions of SSLeay and OpenSSL.