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MD5Init

Initializes user-supplied memory as
IppsMD5State
context for future use (deprecated).

Syntax

IppStatus ippsMD5Init(IppsMD5State*
pCtx
);
Include Files
ippcp.h
Parameters
pCtx
Pointer to the
IppsMD5State
context being intialized.
Description
This algorithm is considered weak due to known attacks on it. The functionality remains in the library, but the implementation will no longer be optimized and no security patches will be applied.
The function initializes the memory pointed by
pCtx
as
IppsMD5State
context.
Return Values
ippStsNoErr
Indicates no error. Any other value indicates an error or warning.
ippStsNullPtrErr
Indicates an error condition if any of the specified pointers is
NULL
.

Product and Performance Information

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