Author amaury.forgeotdarc
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Date 2008-09-26.00:02:25
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Ah, big numbers that overflow: even if 'start' is (silently) capped to  
sys.maxint-1,    len(b)-start-len("xx")   will wrap and yield a positive 
number...

The find/rfind/index/rindex methods have the same problem.

Attached a patch and unit tests, needs review.
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2008-09-26 00:02:29amaury.forgeotdarcsetrecipients: + amaury.forgeotdarc, vstinner
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2008-09-26 00:02:28amaury.forgeotdarclinkissue3967 messages
2008-09-26 00:02:27amaury.forgeotdarccreate