Re: [gnutls-dev] Problem with subject names. (Ändrat av Pelle Johansson)

Pelle Johansson morth at
Mon Nov 1 18:13:53 CET 2004

Seems I replied privately only...

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos wrote:

>On Friday 29 October 2004 00:30, Pelle Johansson wrote:
>>I'm having some problem with the subject name extraction functions. I
>>want to extract the common name from a certificate using
>>gnutls_x509_crt_get_dn_by_oid(), but I'm always getting a
>>GNUTLS_E_SHORT_MEMORY_BUFFER. This is regardless if I call with a NULL
>>buf argument or with buf_sizeof set to 10000.
>Does this happen with the latest gnutls? (that is 1.0.22)
Yes, same symptom (tried on .21 and .22).

I'm suspecting perhaps an endian problem? I'm on PPC and they're far
from uncommon...
I guess I could make a library I can descend into to see if I find the
Pelle Johansson
<morth at>

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