Man page of libssh2_base64_decode
Section: libssh2 manual (3)
Updated: 23 Dec 2008
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libssh2_base64_decode - decode a base64 encoded string
int libssh2_base64_decode(LIBSSH2_SESSION *session, char **dest,
unsigned int *dest_len, const char *src,
unsigned int src_len);
This function is deemed DEPRECATED and will be removed from libssh2 in a
future version. Don't use it!
Decode a base64 chunk and store it into a newly allocated buffer. 'dest_len'
will be set to hold the length of the returned buffer that '*dest' will point
The returned buffer is allocated by this function, but it is not clear how to
free that memory!
The memory that *dest points to is allocated by the malloc function libssh2
uses, but there's no way for an appliction to free this data in a safe and
0 if successful, -1 if any error occurred.
- RETURN VALUE
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