[openssl-users] What does EC_KEY_get0_public_key deliver?

Matt Caswell matt at openssl.org
Fri Jan 9 00:11:11 UTC 2015

On 09/01/15 00:05, Christian Weber wrote:
> Thanks Matt, i just assumed the BIGNUMs were the coordinates without any projection - obviously that assumption was wrong - mislead by the funtions name.

What interests me is to how you accessed the BIGNUMs in the first place!
The EC_POINT structure is opaque and is defined in an internal header
file!! Applications shouldn't be reaching into those.


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