[xmlsec] bugfixes for mscrypto support

Wouter wsh at xs4all.nl
Wed Sep 17 13:25:00 PDT 2003

Exactly the same errors, indeed. I've to take a different appraoch then
:( (And I thought live would be easy ;)


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Aleksey Sanin [mailto:aleksey at aleksey.com] 
> Sent: Wednesday, September 17, 2003 22:18
> To: Wouter
> Cc: xmlsec at aleksey.com
> Subject: Re: [xmlsec] bugfixes for mscrypto support
> Same here:
>     [aleksey at lsh 01-phaos-xmlenc-3]$ openssl pkcs8 -in 
> rsa-priv-key.der 
> -inform DER
>     Error reading key
>     24652:error:0D06B08E:asn1 encoding 
> routines:ASN1_d2i_bio:not enough 
> data:a_d2i_fp.c:240:
>     [aleksey at lsh tests]$
> I thought that I might have corrupted the file when I've 
> checked it into 
> CVS but I have similar
> errors when I've downloaded this file from XMLEnc interop page:

Thus, I have no idea what to do with this file.

However, I don;t think we use this file! At some point, when XMLSec was 
young and did not
have all the features that it has today, I have converted all phaos keys

from PKCS8/PKCS12
formats to "01-phaos-xmlenc-3/keys.xml" file.


Wouter wrote:

>I'm trying to import the rsa private key (rsa-priv-key.der) found in 
>tests\01-phaos-xmlenc-3 with openssl, just via openssl command line 
>tool. However I keep getting errors, all related to bad file format. 
>The file is supposed to be in pkcs8 format, however openssl doesn't eat

>it, I've tried several different options... My openssl experience isn't

>very high... Anybody any tips what I'm missing here?

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