[Python-Dev] Hashing proposal: change only string-only dicts

Amaury Forgeot d'Arc amauryfa at gmail.com
Sat Jan 21 00:03:55 CET 2012

2012/1/19 Gregory P. Smith <greg at krypto.org>

> str[-1] is not likely to work if you want to maintain ABI compatibility.
>  Appending it to the data after the terminating \0 is more likely to be
> possible, but if there is any possibility that existing compiled extension
> modules have somehow inlined code to do allocation of the str field even
> that is questionable (i don't think there are?).

There are. Unfortunately.

Amaury Forgeot d'Arc
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