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PKCS7 Constants

x509_read

Parse an X.509 certificate and return a resource identifier for it.

Syntax

Function x509_read (x509certdata) As Object

x509_read() parses the certificate supplied by x509certdata and returns a resource identifier for it. x509certdata can be a String or a file pointer.

Returns

Certificate resource on success, Nothing otherwise.

Example
' How to read a certificate from a file
Set cert = ssl.x509_read("file://c:\certs\ca-cert.pem")
...
' How to read certificate from a string
Dim cert_string as String
... read certificate from a file to string ...
Set cert = ssl.x509_read(cert_string)

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