Absolutely horrible default string hashing

Steven Schveighoffer schveiguy at yahoo.com
Mon May 4 05:33:21 PDT 2009

On Sun, 03 May 2009 08:10:43 -0400, Frits van Bommel  
<fvbommel at remwovexcapss.nl> wrote:

> Jarrett Billingsley wrote:
>> Here's something bizarre: porting this example to Tango yields 99997
>> unique hashes, which is right in line with your estimate.  But I think
>> it's bizarre since, well, shouldn't druntime use _the same typeinfo
>> code?_
> No, Tango recently upgraded its hashing algorithms. This was done after  
> druntime was created, and presumably before the Tango version on your  
> machine :).

Reading dsimcha's followup, it's probably because tango is D1 only, which  
doesn't use immutable(char)[].  (man, I gotta get back to working on  


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