At present we are using SHA1 ( Secure Hash Algorithm ) for Message digest and JDK Version 1.4.1. But we get one new requirement for Message Digest that we need it work on Sun jre 1.5 and Webshpere Applcation Server 6.1 32 bit which is using ibm jre 1.5 .
we call the Message Digest Class which is in rt.jar by passing the required parameter like,
Looks like somehow you have made Cryptix your default provider, probably a bad idea. Make the Sun provider the default, or ask for the Sun provider in the getInstance() call, using the MessageDigest.getInstance(String, String) method [ January 05, 2007: Message edited by: greg stark ]