[openssl-users] reading DER format public keys

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Fri Sep 15 16:01:14 UTC 2017

➢ pkey = PEM_read_bio_PUBKEY(bio, NULL, ossl_pem_passwd_cb, (void *)pass);
That only reads PEM files.  If docs say otherwise, they are wrong.

➢ There must be a way to read DER format public keys.

A raw public key?  Or a cert?  Or a pkcs object?  Anyhow, doc/man3/d2i_X509.pod in master.

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