Different Random Numbers Between Already/Not Yet Compiled Code

Michael Hudson mwh at python.net
Fri Jan 25 11:32:52 EST 2002

Eric Eide <eeide at cs.utah.edu> writes:

> "Tim" == Tim Peters <tim.one at home.com> writes:
> 	Tim> [...] but Python won't *let* you use instances as dict keys unless
> 	Tim> you define both or neither of
> 	Tim> 
> 	Tim> 1. __hash__
> 	Tim> 2. One of {__cmp__, __eq__}
> Well, it let me, AFAIK.  See the code below, which uses instances of
> `Product' as dictionary keys.

I think you've misread what Tim wrote.


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