aboutsummaryrefslogtreecommitdiffstats
path: root/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/ASN1_TYPE_get.pod
diff options
context:
space:
mode:
Diffstat (limited to 'crypto/openssl/doc/man3/ASN1_TYPE_get.pod')
-rw-r--r--crypto/openssl/doc/man3/ASN1_TYPE_get.pod10
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/ASN1_TYPE_get.pod b/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/ASN1_TYPE_get.pod
index fb797220a47f..f14850b39f59 100644
--- a/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/ASN1_TYPE_get.pod
+++ b/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/ASN1_TYPE_get.pod
@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ up after the call.
ASN1_TYPE_set1() sets the value of B<a> to B<type> a copy of B<value>.
ASN1_TYPE_cmp() compares ASN.1 types B<a> and B<b> and returns 0 if
-they are identical and non-zero otherwise.
+they are identical and nonzero otherwise.
ASN1_TYPE_unpack_sequence() attempts to parse the SEQUENCE present in
B<t> using the ASN.1 structure B<it>. If successful it returns a pointer
@@ -62,12 +62,12 @@ length octets).
ASN1_TYPE_cmp() may not return zero if two types are equivalent but have
different encodings. For example the single content octet of the boolean TRUE
-value under BER can have any non-zero encoding but ASN1_TYPE_cmp() will
+value under BER can have any nonzero encoding but ASN1_TYPE_cmp() will
only return zero if the values are the same.
If either or both of the parameters passed to ASN1_TYPE_cmp() is NULL the
-return value is non-zero. Technically if both parameters are NULL the two
-types could be absent OPTIONAL fields and so should match, however passing
+return value is nonzero. Technically if both parameters are NULL the two
+types could be absent OPTIONAL fields and so should match, however, passing
NULL values could also indicate a programming error (for example an
unparsable type which returns NULL) for types which do B<not> match. So
applications should handle the case of two absent values separately.
@@ -80,7 +80,7 @@ ASN1_TYPE_set() does not return a value.
ASN1_TYPE_set1() returns 1 for success and 0 for failure.
-ASN1_TYPE_cmp() returns 0 if the types are identical and non-zero otherwise.
+ASN1_TYPE_cmp() returns 0 if the types are identical and nonzero otherwise.
ASN1_TYPE_unpack_sequence() returns a pointer to an ASN.1 structure or
NULL on failure.