Creating a raw signature of a hex string

Viktor Dukhovni openssl-users at
Sun Apr 23 16:48:47 UTC 2023

On Sun, Apr 23, 2023 at 12:42:45PM -0400, Robert Moskowitz wrote:

> > Another essential ingredient is that the input must be available all at
> > once (not streamed in chunks), and therefore the input data must be in
> > a file, not read from stdin.
> What about from a python variable variable?  I would assume type binary?

The signature is over binary data, not text, so surely binary, but now
you're asking about a hypothetical Python API (or at least one not
explicitly mentioned in this thread), and so it is difficult to give
anything other than a hypothetical answer.


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