MD4 messagedigest not available

Balasc
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Hi All,

While calling the getInstance() method of MessageDigest, i cam getting the exception as java.security.NoSuchAlgorithmException: MD4 MessageDigest not available

As of now i have i have not made anychanges in the security directory in jre/lib directory too.

What are the possible reasons for this exceptions.

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bala
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Are you sure you mean to use that and not MD5?
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Java doesn't support MD4 in the JDK

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Yes, I need to use MD4
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This seems to support it

http://www.gnu.org/software/gnu-crypto/

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Thank you would have a look at it
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