Python-bindings for CityHash, a fast non-cryptographic hash algorithm
A Python wrapper around CityHash
To use this package in your program, simply type
pip install cityhash
After that, you should be able to import the module and do things with it (see Example Usage below).
The package contains 64- and 128-bit implementations of the CityHash algorithm, named as follows:
>>> from cityhash import CityHash32, CityHash64, CityHash128 >>> print(CityHash32("abc")) 795041479 >>> print(CityHash64("abc")) 2640714258260161385 >>> print(CityHash128("abc")) 76434233956484675513733017140465933893
For those who want to contribute, here is a quick start using some makefile commands:
git clone https://github.com/escherba/python-cityhash.git cd python-cityhash make env # creates a Python virtualenv make test # runs both Python and C++ tests
This software is licensed under the MIT License. See the included LICENSE file for more information.