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ICertConfig Interface

The ICertConfig interface is used to gather configuration information about the certificate servers available in a given installation. ICertConfig provides methods to examine the public configuration point specified during client setup. Any server setup to post its configuration information to this public configuration point will be visible to ICertConfig. Client programs can use ICertConfig to get the following information:

  • The set of servers in the enterprise.
  • The details of a specific configuration.
  • The default server in the enterprise.

The following methods are provided by the ICertConfig interface.

Method Description
GetConfig Gets the default configuration string for the certificate server.
GetField Gets a specific field from the current record of the configuration database.
Next Points to the next available certificate server configuration in the configuration point.
Reset Resets the configuration query state.


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