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NAME ^

Digest::JH - Perl interface to the JH digest algorithm

SYNOPSIS ^

    # Functional interface
    use Digest::JH qw(jh_256 jh_256_hex jh_256_base64);

    $digest = jh_256($data);
    $digest = jh_256_hex($data);
    $digest = jh_256_base64($data);

    # Object-oriented interface
    use Digest::JH;

    $ctx = Digest::JH->new(256);

    $ctx->add($data);
    $ctx->addfile(*FILE);

    $digest = $ctx->digest;
    $digest = $ctx->hexdigest;
    $digest = $ctx->b64digest;

DESCRIPTION ^

The Digest::JH module provides an interface to the JH message digest algorithm. JH is a candidate in the NIST SHA-3 competition.

This interface follows the conventions set forth by the Digest module.

FUNCTIONS ^

The following functions are provided by the Digest::JH module. None of these functions are exported by default.

jh_224($data, ...)

jh_256($data, ...)

jh_384($data, ...)

jh_512($data, ...)

Logically joins the arguments into a single string, and returns its JH digest encoded as a binary string.

jh_224_hex($data, ...)

jh_256_hex($data, ...)

jh_384_hex($data, ...)

jh_512_hex($data, ...)

Logically joins the arguments into a single string, and returns its JH digest encoded as a hexadecimal string.

jh_224_base64($data, ...)

jh_256_base64($data, ...)

jh_384_base64($data, ...)

jh_512_base64($data, ...)

Logically joins the arguments into a single string, and returns its JH digest encoded as a Base64 string, without any trailing padding.

METHODS ^

The object-oriented interface to Digest::JH is identical to that described by Digest, except for the following:

new

    $jh = Digest::JH->new(256)

The constructor requires the algorithm to be specified. It must be one of: 224, 256, 384, 512.

algorithm

hashsize

Returns the algorithm used by the object.

SEE ALSO ^

Digest

Task::Digest

http://icsd.i2r.a-star.edu.sg/staff/hongjun/jh/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NIST_hash_function_competition

http://www.saphir2.com/sphlib/

REQUESTS AND BUGS ^

Please report any bugs or feature requests to http://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Report.html?Digest-JH. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.

SUPPORT ^

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

    perldoc Digest::JH

You can also look for information at:

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE ^

Copyright (C) 2010-2011 gray <gray at cpan.org>, all rights reserved.

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

AUTHOR ^

gray, <gray at cpan.org>

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