Developer Guide

Notational Conventions

The following font and symbols conventions are used in this document:
is used for emphasis and also indicates document names in body text, for example:
Intel IPP Cryptography Developer Reference
Monospace lowercase
Indicates filenames, directory names, and pathnames, for example:
Monospace lowercase mixed with UPPERCASE
Indicates commands and command-line options, for example:
-f FIRLMS_32f -r firlms.csv
Indicates system variables, for example:
monospace italic
Indicates a parameter in discussions, such as routine parameters, for example:
; makefile parameters, for example:
When enclosed in angle brackets, indicates a placeholder for an identifier, an expression, a string, a symbol, or a value, for example:
<ipp cryptography directory>
[ items ]
Square brackets indicate that the items enclosed in brackets are optional.
{ item | item }
Braces indicate that only one of the items listed between braces can be selected. A vertical bar ( | ) separates the items.
The following notations are used to refer to Intel IPP Cryptography directories:
The installation directory for the larger product that includes Intel IPP Cryptography.
<ipp cryptography directory>
The main directory where Intel IPP Cryptography is installed:
<ipp cryptography directory>
Replace this placeholder with the specific pathname in the configuring, linking, and building instructions.

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