Module: packet/packet

Functions for reading and writing packets

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Requires

Methods

(static) read(input, position, len) → {Object}

Generic static Packet Parser function

Parameters:
Name Type Description
input String

Input stream as string

position integer

Position to start parsing

len integer

Length of the input from position on

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Returns:

Returns a parsed module:packet/packet

Type
Object

(static) writeHeader(tag_type, length) → {String}

Writes a packet header version 4 with the given tag_type and length to a string

Parameters:
Name Type Description
tag_type Integer

Tag type

length Integer

Length of the payload

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Returns:

String of the header

Type
String

(static) writeOldHeader(tag_type, length) → {String}

Writes a packet header Version 3 with the given tag_type and length to a string

Parameters:
Name Type Description
tag_type Integer

Tag type

length Integer

Length of the payload

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Returns:

String of the header

Type
String

(static) writeSimpleLength(length) → {Uint8Array}

Encodes a given integer of length to the openpgp length specifier to a string

Parameters:
Name Type Description
length Integer

The length to encode

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Returns:

String with openpgp length representation

Type
Uint8Array