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NAME

APR::Base64 - Perl API for APR base64 encoding/decoding functionality

CONTENTS

Synopsis



  use APR::Base64 ();





  my $clear   = "foo"
  my $encoded = APR::Base64::encode($clear);
  my $decoded = APR::Base64::decode($encoded);
  my $len_enc = APR::Base64::encode_len(length $clear);



Description

APR::Base64 provides the access to APR’s base64 encoding and decoding API.

API

APR::Base64 provides the following functions and/or methods:

decode

Decode a base64 encoded string



  $decoded = decode($encoded);



arg1: $encoded ( string ) The encoded string.
ret: $decoded ( string ) The decoded string.
since: 2.0.00

encode

Encode a string to base64



  $encoded = encode($clear);



arg1: $clear ( string ) The unencoded string.
ret: $encoded ( string ) The encoded string.
since: 2.0.00

encode_len

Given the length of an unencoded string, get the length of the encoded string.



  $len_enc = encode_len($len_clear);



arg1: $len_clear ( integer ) the length of an unencoded string.
ret: $len_enc ( integer ) the length of the string after it is encoded
since: 2.0.00

See Also

mod_perl 2.0 documentation.

Copyright

mod_perl 2.0 and its core modules are copyrighted under The Apache Software License, Version 2.0.

Authors

The mod_perl development team and numerous contributors.


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