gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_get_info — API function


#include <gnutls/pkcs11.h>
int gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_get_info( gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_t pkey,
  gnutls_pkcs11_obj_info_t itype,
  void * output,
  size_t * output_size);


gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_t pkey

should contain a gnutls_pkcs11_privkey_t structure

gnutls_pkcs11_obj_info_t itype

Denotes the type of information requested

void * output

where output will be stored

size_t * output_size

contains the maximum size of the output and will be overwritten with actual


This function will return information about the PKCS 11 private key such as the label, id as well as token information where the key is stored. When output is text it returns null terminated string although output_size contains the size of the actual data only.


GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) on success or a negative error code on error.


Report bugs to <>.

General guidelines for reporting bugs:

GnuTLS home page:


The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gnutls programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info gnutls

should give you access to the complete manual. As an alternative you may obtain the manual from:


Copyright © 2001-2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc..

Copying and distribution of this file, with or without modification, are permitted in any medium without royalty provided the copyright notice and this notice are preserved.