Philippe Kück
and 1 contributors

NAME

StartCom::API - a connector for StartAPI

VERSION

0.2

SYNOPSIS

 use StartCom::API;
 $api = new StartCom::API;
 $api->tokenID($mytokenID);
 $api->client_cert($pathtoclientcert);
 $api->client_key($pathtoclientkey);
 $rc = $api->retrieve($myOrderID);
 $rc = $api->apply(...);
 $rc = $api->success;
 $msg = $api->errormsg;
 $cert = $api->certificate;
 $intermed = $api->intermediate;
 $myOrderID = $api->orderID;
 $myOrderNum = $api->orderNo;

DESCRIPTION

This module allows to connect to the api of StartCom in order to generate or retrieve certificates.

Please see also the StartAPI documentation.

METHODS

$api = new StartCom::API

The constructor. Returns a StartCom::API object.

$api->tokenID($key)

Sets or gets the API key.

$api->client_cert($pathtoclientcert)

Sets or gets the path to the client certificate file (PEM).

$api->client_key($pathtoclientkey)

Sets or gets the path to the client key file.

$api->retrieve($orderID)

Retrieves the certificate corresponding to the orderID and stores it in this object.

Returns 1 on success, 0 or undef on failure.

$api->apply({'certType' => '...', 'CSR' => '...', ...})

Applies for a new certificate and, if successful, stores it in this object.

See StartAPI documentation for parameters.

Returns 1 on success, 0 or undef on failure.

$api->success

Checks whether or not the last call was successful.

$api->errormsg

Returns the error message if the last call was unsuccessful.

$api->certificate

If the last call was successful and the certificate was issued, this method returns the certificate.

$api->intermediate

If the last call was successful and the certificate was issued, this method returns the intermediate certificate.

$api->orderID

If the last call was successful and the certificate was issued, this method returns the certificate order ID which can be used in conjunction with $api->retrieve.

$api->orderNo

If the last call was successful and the certificate was issued, this method returns the certificate ordering number which is shown in StartCom's web interface.

$api->testmode

When set to 0, which is the default, the api calls https://api.startssl.com, else https://apitest.startssl.com.

DEPENDENCIES

AUTHOR

Philippe Kueck <projects at unixadm dot org>