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 CityHash algorithm that are named as such:
>>> from cityhash import CityHash32, CityHash64, CityHash128 >>> print(CityHash32("abc")) 795041479 >>> print(CityHash64("abc")) 2640714258260161385 >>> print(CityHash128("abc")) 76434233956484675513733017140465933893
If you want to contribute to this package by developing, the included Makefile provides some useful commands to help you with that task:
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.