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MDGenerator.java

package gnu.crypto.prng;

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import gnu.crypto.Registry;
import gnu.crypto.hash.HashFactory;
import gnu.crypto.hash.IMessageDigest;

import java.util.Map;

/**
 * <p>A simple pseudo-random number generator that relies on a hash algorithm,
 * that (a) starts its operation by hashing a <code>seed</code>, and then (b)
 * continuously re-hashing its output. If no hash algorithm name is specified
 * in the {@link Map} of attributes used to initialise the instance then the
 * SHA-160 algorithm is used as the underlying hash function. Also, if no
 * <code>seed</code> is given, an empty octet sequence is used.</p>
 *
 * @version $Revision: 1.10 $
 */
00062 public class MDGenerator extends BasePRNG implements Cloneable {

   // Constants and variables
   // -------------------------------------------------------------------------

   /** Property name of underlying hash algorithm for this generator. */
00068    public static final String MD_NAME = "gnu.crypto.prng.md.hash.name";

   /** Property name of seed material. */
00071    public static final String SEEED = "gnu.crypto.prng.md.seed";

   /** The underlying hash instance. */
00074    private IMessageDigest md;

   // Constructor(s)
   // -------------------------------------------------------------------------

   /** Trivial 0-arguments constructor. */
00080    public MDGenerator() {
      super(Registry.MD_PRNG);
   }

   // Class methods
   // -------------------------------------------------------------------------

   // Instance methods
   // -------------------------------------------------------------------------

   // Implementation of abstract methods in BaseRandom ------------------------

   public void setup(Map attributes) {
      // find out which hash to use
      String underlyingMD = (String) attributes.get(MD_NAME);
      if (underlyingMD == null) {
         if (md == null) { // happy birthday
            // ensure we have a reliable implementation of this hash
            md = HashFactory.getInstance(Registry.SHA160_HASH);
         } else { // a clone. reset it for reuse
            md.reset();
         }
      } else { // ensure we have a reliable implementation of this hash
         md = HashFactory.getInstance(underlyingMD);
      }

      // get the seeed
      byte[] seed = (byte[]) attributes.get(SEEED);
      if (seed == null) {
         seed = new byte[0];
      }

      md.update(seed, 0, seed.length);
   }

   public void fillBlock() throws LimitReachedException {
      IMessageDigest mdc = (IMessageDigest) md.clone();
      buffer= mdc.digest();
      md.update(buffer, 0, buffer.length);
   }
}

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