OpenSSL Base64 Encoding: Binary Safe and Portable
Herewith is an example of encoding to and from base64 using OpenSSL's C library. Code presented here is both binary safe, and portable (i.e. it should work on any Posix compliant system e.g. FreeBSD and Linux).
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Copyright (c) 2013 Barry Steyn
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