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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for libgcrypt (opensolaris section 3)

libgcrypt(3)							C Library Functions						      libgcrypt(3)

NAME
libgcrypt - libgcrypt is a general purpose cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG.
DESCRIPTION
libgcrypt is a general purpose cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG. It provides functions for all cryptograhic building blocks: symmetric ciphers (AES, DES, Blowfish, Twofish, Arcfour), hash algorithms (MD4, MD5, RIPE-MD160, SHA-1, TIGER-192), MACs (HMAC for all hash algorithms), public key algorithms (RSA, ElGamal, DSA), large integer functions, random numbers and a lot of supporting functions.
ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWlibgcrypt | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface stability |Volatile | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
FILES
The following files are used by this application: /usr/lib/libgcrypt.so cryptographic library
SEE ALSO
libgcrypt-config(1), dumpsexp(1), attributes(5), gnome-interfaces(5)
NOTES
Sun does not guarantee the stability of these interfaces and does not recommend their use. API documentation for these interfaces is pro- vided by the GNU community for those who wish to develop using these interfaces. However, you can visit the following URL for more informa- tion: http://www.gnupg.org/documentation/manuals/gcrypt/. Written by Jeff Cai, Sun Microsystems Inc., 2008. SunOS 5.11 28 Jul 2008 libgcrypt(3)