TypeError: can't pickle HASH objects?
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Wed Oct 1 21:50:05 CEST 2008
>>> import md5
>>> import pickle
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
File "C:\Python25\lib\pickle.py", line 1366, in dumps
File "C:\Python25\lib\pickle.py", line 224, in dump
File "C:\Python25\lib\pickle.py", line 306, in save
rv = reduce(self.proto)
File "C:\Python25\lib\copy_reg.py", line 69, in _reduce_ex
raise TypeError, "can't pickle %s objects" % base.__name__
TypeError: can't pickle HASH objects
Why can't I pickle a md5 object? Is it because md5 algorithm needs to
read 512-bits at a time?
I need to md5() some stream, pause(python.exe quits), and resume
later. It seems that the md5 and hashlib in std module could not be
Do I have to implement md5 algorithm again for this special occasion?
Or is there anyway to assige a digest when creating md5 objects?
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