[Python-Dev] Hash collision security issue (now public)

Christian Heimes lists at cheimes.de
Sun Jan 1 18:32:12 CET 2012

Am 01.01.2012 01:11, schrieb Guido van Rossum:
> FWIW I managed to build Python 2.6, and a trivial mutation of the
> string/unicode hash function (add 1 initially) made only three tests
> fail; test_symtable and test_json both have a dependency on dictionary
> order, test_ctypes I can't quite figure out what's going on.

In my fork, these tests are failing:

test_dbm test_dis test_gdb test_inspect test_packaging test_set
test_symtable test_urllib test_userdict test_collections

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