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Java - Tomcat tags/keywords

arrayindexoutofboundsexception, bits_per_byte, bytes_per_int, bytes_per_int, random, random, securerandom, securerandom, security, unable, util, uuid_length, uuid_version, uuid_version, uuidgenerator

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package org.apache.catalina.tribes.util;

import java.util.Random;

 * simple generation of a UUID 
 * @author Filip Hanik
 * @version 1.0
public class UUIDGenerator {
    public static final int UUID_LENGTH = 16;
    public static final int UUID_VERSION = 4;
    public static final int BYTES_PER_INT = 4;
    public static final int BITS_PER_BYTE = 8;
    protected static SecureRandom secrand = null;
    protected static Random rand = new Random(System.currentTimeMillis());
    static {
        secrand = new SecureRandom();
    public static byte[] randomUUID(boolean secure) {
        byte[] result = new byte[UUID_LENGTH];
        return randomUUID(secure,result,0);

    public static byte[] randomUUID(boolean secure, byte[] into, int offset) {
        if ( (offset+UUID_LENGTH)>into.length )
            throw new ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException("Unable to fit "+UUID_LENGTH+" bytes into the array. length:"+into.length+" required length:"+(offset+UUID_LENGTH));
        Random r = (secure&&(secrand!=null))?secrand:rand;
        into[6+offset] &= 0x0F;
        into[6+offset] |= (UUID_VERSION << 4);
        into[8+offset] &= 0x3F; //0011 1111
        into[8+offset] |= 0x80; //1000 0000
        return into;
     * Same as java.util.Random.nextBytes except this one we dont have to allocate a new byte array
     * @param into byte[]
     * @param offset int
     * @param length int
     * @param r Random
    public static void nextBytes(byte[] into, int offset, int length, Random r) {
        int numRequested = length;
        int numGot = 0, rnd = 0;
        while (true) {
            for (int i = 0; i < BYTES_PER_INT; i++) {
                if (numGot == numRequested) return;
                rnd = (i == 0 ? r.nextInt() : rnd >> BITS_PER_BYTE);
                into[offset+numGot] = (byte) rnd;


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