[docs] [issue34063] binhex REASONABLY_LARGE = 32768 so what is 128000

Karthikeyan Singaravelan report at bugs.python.org
Fri Jul 13 14:12:41 EDT 2018

Karthikeyan Singaravelan <tir.karthi at gmail.com> added the comment:

I tried changing it to REASONABLY_LARGE and could see no test failures. It seems the literal was added as part of a220e67a9ed94d66b81e393a3bb9e6acd10068c1 (23/03/1996) and REASONABLY_LARGE was before that as added part of fcdffeaaa144147f43224a641b668df539ffb6fe (07/08/1995)

➜  cpython git:(master) time ./python -Werror -m unittest -v test.test_binhex
test_binhex (test.test_binhex.BinHexTestCase) ... ok
test_binhex_error_on_long_filename (test.test_binhex.BinHexTestCase) ... ok

Ran 2 tests in 0.002s

./python -Werror -m unittest -v test.test_binhex  0.23s user 0.03s system 93% cpu 0.279 total

nosy: +xtreak

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