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SMIME_WRITE_ASN1(3ossl)		    OpenSSL	       SMIME_WRITE_ASN1(3ossl)

NAME
       SMIME_write_ASN1_ex, SMIME_write_ASN1 - convert structure to S/MIME
       format

SYNOPSIS
	#include <openssl/asn1.h>

	int SMIME_write_ASN1_ex(BIO *out, ASN1_VALUE *val, BIO *data, int flags,
				int ctype_nid, int econt_nid,
				STACK_OF(X509_ALGOR) *mdalgs, const ASN1_ITEM *it,
				OSSL_LIB_CTX *libctx, const char *propq);

	int SMIME_write_ASN1(BIO *out,
	    ASN1_VALUE *val, BIO *data,	int flags, int ctype_nid, int econt_nid,
	    STACK_OF(X509_ALGOR) *mdalgs, const	ASN1_ITEM *it);

DESCRIPTION
       SMIME_write_ASN1_ex() adds the appropriate MIME headers to an object
       structure to produce an S/MIME message.

       out is the BIO to write the data	to. value is the appropriate
       ASN1_VALUE structure (either CMS_ContentInfo or PKCS7). If streaming is
       enabled then the	content	must be	supplied via data.  flags is an
       optional	set of flags. ctype_nid	is the NID of the content type,
       econt_nid is the	NID of the embedded content type and mdalgs is a list
       of signed data digestAlgorithms.	Valid values that can be used by the
       ASN.1 structure it are ASN1_ITEM_rptr(PKCS7) or
       ASN1_ITEM_rptr(CMS_ContentInfo).	 The library context libctx and	the
       property	query propq are	used when retrieving algorithms	from
       providers.

NOTES
       The higher level	functions SMIME_write_CMS(3) and SMIME_write_PKCS7(3)
       should be used instead of SMIME_write_ASN1().

       The following flags can be passed in the	flags parameter.

       If CMS_DETACHED is set then cleartext signing will be used, this	option
       only makes sense	for SignedData where CMS_DETACHED is also set when the
       sign() method is	called.

       If the CMS_TEXT flag is set MIME	headers	for type text/plain are	added
       to the content, this only makes sense if	CMS_DETACHED is	also set.

       If the CMS_STREAM flag is set streaming is performed. This flag should
       only be set if CMS_STREAM was also set in the previous call to a
       CMS_ContentInfo or PKCS7	creation function.

       If cleartext signing is being used and CMS_STREAM not set then the data
       must be read twice: once	to compute the signature in sign method	and
       once to output the S/MIME message.

       If streaming is performed the content is	output in BER format using
       indefinite length constructed encoding except in	the case of signed
       data with detached content where	the content is absent and DER format
       is used.

RETURN VALUES
       SMIME_write_ASN1_ex() and SMIME_write_ASN1() return 1 for success or 0
       for failure.

SEE ALSO
       ERR_get_error(3), SMIME_write_CMS(3), SMIME_write_PKCS7(3)

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright 2020 The OpenSSL Project Authors. All Rights Reserved.

       Licensed	under the Apache License 2.0 (the "License").  You may not use
       this file except	in compliance with the License.	 You can obtain	a copy
       in the file LICENSE in the source distribution or at
       <https://www.openssl.org/source/license.html>.

3.0.0-beta1+quic		  2021-06-19	       SMIME_WRITE_ASN1(3ossl)

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