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Re: streql - Constant-time string comparison

On 01/11/2014 16:07, Joel Rees wrote:
> Riley is under the impression that Python strings are counted,
> rather than NUL-terminated. Given the answers to
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/237128/is-there-a-reason-python-strings-dont-have-a-string-length-method
>  I'm pretty sure he's right.
>> [...]

Why is this thread being pursued in Debian Security?

This mailing list is for security announcements. All Debian users are
encouraged to subscribe, so that they know about the latest threats and

It is not reasonable to use this list as a forum for discussing a Python
string-comparison routine. Can you please take your discussion somewhere



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