[docs] Python 3 crc32 documentation clarifications (issue 22341)

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Fri Mar 20 22:56:39 CET 2015

File Doc/library/binascii.rst (right):

Doc/library/binascii.rst:129: crc = binascii.crc32(b"hello", 0)
On 2015/03/20 20:26:49, storchaka wrote:
> Why 0 was added? I think it is better to left only one argument, for
> demonstrating that the second argument is optional.

The first print() in the example already illustrates that the initial
CRC argument is optional.

Looking at this with fresh eyes, I think I would actually like to make
the second part look like the following, which is more like how you do
iterative CRC calculation in the real world:

crc = 0
crc = binascii.crc32(b"hello", crc)
crc = binascii.crc32(b" world", crc)


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