[issue5186] Reduce hash collisions for objects with no __hash__ method

Raymond Hettinger report at bugs.python.org
Wed Feb 11 05:29:23 CET 2009

Raymond Hettinger <rhettinger at users.sourceforge.net> added the comment:

Instead of a shift, how about a rotate or byteswap in case the lower
bits ever become significant again in some build.

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