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PKCS7 Constants

pkey_get_public

Extract public key from certificate and prepare it for use.

Syntax

Function pkey_get_public (certificate) As Object

Returns a positive key resource identifier on success, or False on error.

pkey_get_public extracts the public key from certificate and prepares it for use by other functions. certificate can be one of the following:

 

  1. an X.509 certificate resource

  2. a string having the format file://path/to/file.pem. The named file must contain a PEM encoded certificate/private key (it may contain both).

  3. A PEM formatted private key.

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