asn1Parser [\,OPTION\/] \,FILE\/


Read FILE with ASN.1 definitions and generate a C array that is used with libtasn1 functions.

Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

-c, --check

checks the syntax only

-o, --output=\,FILE\/

output file

-n, --name=\,NAME\/

array name

-h, --help

display this help and exit

-v, --version

output version information and exit


Written by Fabio Fiorina.


Report bugs to: [email protected]

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Copyright © 2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <>.

This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

RELATED TO asn1Parser…

The full documentation for asn1Parser is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and asn1Parser programs are properly installed at your site, the command

  • info libtasn1

should give you access to the complete manual.