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From David Jencks <>
Subject Re: BouncyCastle and apache ds
Date Thu, 22 Mar 2007 18:58:49 GMT
I talked with Rick McGuire who set up our original geronimo-util jar  
and he thinks it will be pretty easy to pull these classes in or  
convert to using platform JCE and he's offered to see about adding  
them while he waits for various other problems to get solved.

david jencks

(more or less replying for rick since AFAIK he's not subscribed here)

On Mar 22, 2007, at 2:30 PM, David Jencks wrote:

> I recently realized apacheds was using bouncy castle which IIUC is  
> not distributable with apache stuff, so I looked into whether they  
> could switch to our geronimo-util.
> apacheds appears to use bouncycastle for some kerberos support.   
> Some of the classes they need are already in geronimo-util, but  
> these are missing so far:
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.digests.SHA1Digest
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.modes.CBCBlockCipher
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.params.ParametersWithIV
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.engines.DESEngine
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.engines.DESedeEngine
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.digests.MD4Digest
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.params.DESParameters
> org.bouncycastle.crypto.digests.MD5Digest
> (unless I missed some)
> See also DIRSERVER-877
> Does anyone have a guess as to whether we could include these in  
> our geronimo-util or if the equivalents are in the platform crypto  
> support?
> thanks
> david jencks

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