since: 2.0.0

Declaration [src]

fu_input_stream_compute_checksum (
  GInputStream* stream,
  GChecksumType checksum_type,
  GError** error

Description [src]

Generates the checksum of the entire stream.

Available since: 2.0.0



Type: GInputStream

A GInputStream.

The data is owned by the caller of the function.

Type: GChecksumType

A GChecksumType.


Type: GError **

The return location for a recoverable error.

The argument can be NULL.
If the return location is not NULL, then you must initialize it to a NULL GError*.
The argument will be left initialized to NULL by the function if there are no errors.
In case of error, the argument will be set to a newly allocated GError; the caller will take ownership of the data, and be responsible for freeing it.

Return value

Type: gchar*

The hexadecimal representation of the checksum, or NULL on error.

The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.