[issue14815] random_seed uses only 32-bits of hash on Win64

Raymond Hettinger report at bugs.python.org
Wed May 16 18:33:14 CEST 2012


Raymond Hettinger <raymond.hettinger at gmail.com> added the comment:

This is a reasonable change.  The benefits of using all 64-bits outweigh the small downside of losing the reproducibility of previously generated sequences that relied on the object hash.

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