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Joined: Nov 25, 2003
Dec 22, 2003 23:14:00
Can anyone explain the following statement on hashCode with an eg?
"Ideally, a hash funtion should distribute any reasonable collection of unequal instances uniformly across all possible hash values."
Joined: Dec 16, 2003
Dec 22, 2003 23:58:00
I think it's best to check the following article
it helped me understanding the necessary details.
Article on Equals and Hash Code
"Eppur si muove!"
I agree. Here's the link:
hash collision avoid ?
doubt regarding hashcode
equals and hashcode methods
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