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hcrypto miscellaneous functions


int PKCS5_PBKDF2_HMAC_SHA1 (const void *password, size_t password_len, const void *salt, size_t salt_len, unsigned long iter, size_t keylen, void *key)

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Function Documentation

int PKCS5_PBKDF2_HMAC_SHA1 ( const void *  password,
size_t  password_len,
const void *  salt,
size_t  salt_len,
unsigned long  iter,
size_t  keylen,
void *  key 

As descriped in PKCS5, convert a password, salt, and iteration counter into a crypto key.

password Password.
password_len Length of password.
salt Salt
salt_len Length of salt.
iter iteration counter.
keylen the output key length.
key the output key.
1 on success, non 1 on failure.

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