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gnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname(3)   gnutls   gnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname(3)

       gnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname - API function

       #include <gnutls/x509.h>

       int gnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname(gnutls_x509_crt_t cert, const char *

       gnutls_x509_crt_t cert
		   should contain an gnutls_x509_crt_t structure

       const char * hostname
		   A null terminated string that contains a DNS name

       This function will check if the given certificate's subject matches the
       given  hostname.	  This	is  a  basic  implementation  of  the matching
       described in RFC2818 (HTTPS), which takes into account  wildcards,  and
       the DNSName/IPAddress subject alternative name PKIX extension.

       The  comparison	may have false-negatives as it is done byte by byte in
       non-ascii names.

       Wildcards are only considered if the domain name consists of three com‐
       ponents or more, and the wildcard starts at the leftmost position.

       non-zero for a successful match, and zero on failure.

       Report bugs to <>.
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gnutls				     3.3.1   gnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname(3)

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