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PKCS7 Constants

pkey_export

Gets an exportable representation of a key into a string

Syntax

Function pkey_export (key, stringout, [passphrase], [configargs]) As Boolean

pkey_export() exports key as a PEM encoded string and stores it into out (which is passed by reference). The key is optionally protected by passphrase. configargs can be used to fine-tune the export process by specifying and/or overriding options for the openssl configuration file. See csr_new() for more information about configargs. Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure.

Note: You need to have a valid openssl.cnf installed for this function to operate correctly. See the notes under the installation section for more information.

Example
Set privkey = ssl.pkey_new()
ssl.pkey_export privkey, output_string

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