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Author serhiy.storchaka
Recipients rhettinger, serhiy.storchaka
Date 2017-09-15.12:10:39
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The behavior of random.seed() with bytes and version=1 is specially documented. But actually it doesn't work.

>>> import random
>>> random.seed(b'abc', version=1)
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
  File "/home/serhiy/py/cpython/Lib/", line 113, in seed
    x = ord(a[0]) << 7 if a else 0
TypeError: ord() expected string of length 1, but int found
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