[openssl-commits] [openssl] OpenSSL_1_1_0-stable update

Rich Salz rsalz at openssl.org
Mon Feb 6 14:14:41 UTC 2017

The branch OpenSSL_1_1_0-stable has been updated
       via  1b5d6d63459ba4411283de120d7f146084b861c6 (commit)
      from  0d17628067daef233f2196a822775af083ec1660 (commit)

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commit 1b5d6d63459ba4411283de120d7f146084b861c6
Author: Rich Salz <rsalz at openssl.org>
Date:   Sun Feb 5 10:29:22 2017 -0500

    Doc fix
    Reported by Alexander Köppe
    Reviewed-by: Matt Caswell <matt at openssl.org>
    (Merged from https://github.com/openssl/openssl/pull/2557)
    (cherry picked from commit bb6c5e7f6956c5cd1049136d79e631ca8338fc7b)


Summary of changes:
 doc/crypto/RSA_generate_key.pod | 11 ++++++-----
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/crypto/RSA_generate_key.pod b/doc/crypto/RSA_generate_key.pod
index 19f834e..24e05bd 100644
--- a/doc/crypto/RSA_generate_key.pod
+++ b/doc/crypto/RSA_generate_key.pod
@@ -53,14 +53,15 @@ it is called as B<BN_GENCB_call(cb, 3, 0)>.
 The process is then repeated for prime q with B<BN_GENCB_call(cb, 3, 1)>.
-RSA_generate_key is deprecated (new applications should use
-RSA_generate_key_ex instead). RSA_generate_key works in the same way as
-RSA_generate_key_ex except it uses "old style" call backs. See
+RSA_generate_key() is deprecated (new applications should use
+RSA_generate_key_ex() instead). RSA_generate_key() works in the same way as
+RSA_generate_key_ex() except it uses "old style" call backs. See
 L<BN_generate_prime(3)> for further details.
-If key generation fails, RSA_generate_key() returns B<NULL>.
+RSA_generate_key_ex() returns 1 on success or 0 on error.
+RSA_generate_key() returns the key on success or B<NULL> on error.
 The error codes can be obtained by L<ERR_get_error(3)>.
@@ -72,7 +73,7 @@ RSA_generate_key() goes into an infinite loop for illegal input values.
 =head1 SEE ALSO
-L<ERR_get_error(3)>, L<rand(3)>,
+L<ERR_get_error(3)>, L<RAND_bytes(3)>,
 L<RSA_generate_key(3)>, L<BN_generate_prime(3)>

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