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Date 2017-04-19.18:16:07
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To correctly pick the best algorithm for the current architecture,
libssl needs to have OPENSSL_config(NULL) called as described on:
https://wiki.openssl.org/index.php/Libcrypto_API

This short change lead to a speedup of 50% on POWER8 when using
hashlib.sha256 digest functionality as it now uses a SIMD approach that was already existing but not used by cpython.
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