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Re^19: Hash order randomization is coming, are you ready?

by tobyink (Abbot)
on Dec 04, 2012 at 23:11 UTC ( #1007171=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^18: Hash order randomization is coming, are you ready?
in thread Hash order randomization is coming, are you ready?

As I understand it, any packages broken by this change are not relying on undocumented behaviour; they're relying on behaviour which is documented as being unreliable.

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Re^20: Hash order randomization is coming, are you ready?
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Dec 05, 2012 at 00:37 UTC
    packages broken by this change are not relying on undocumented behaviour; they're relying on behaviour which is documented as being unreliable.

    Either way; broke is broke. No one is suggesting that the change shouldn't be implemented, but is it unreasonable to want to know what the supposed benefits are intended?


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[ambrus]: "you are far more likely to be squished between two other dudes" => wait, really? aren't most planes, weighted by people traveling on it, so narrow that there are only two or three seats on each side of the one corridor, so only one third of the people ge
[ambrus]: t squished between two other people?
holli is about to take the first hit since a month and this weed is strong shit. Should my head explode, someone call 911.
[ambrus]: And even when I traveled on a big plane for a long flight, it had 3 seats, then corridor, then 4 seats, then corridor, then 3 seats, so less than half of the people sit between two other dudes.

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