Hasher.H File Reference

Misc. hashing functions, mostly from Bob Jenkins. More...

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unsigned Hasher (const void *data, size_t len, unsigned seed=0)
 Bob Jenkins's 96-bit mixer hashing function (lookup3) More...

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Misc. hashing functions, mostly from Bob Jenkins.

Original source file Hasher.H

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The Jenkins hashing function(s) is similar in speed to Paul Hsieh's SuperFast hash, but is public domain, supports incremental hashing and has been reported to have better characteristics. It is also what postgresql seems to be using.

See also
http://burtleburtle.net/bob/c/lookup3.c and HasherInt.H for a specialised version
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Definition in file Hasher.H.