PLHashNumber

Syntax

#include <plhash.h>

typedef PRUint32 PLHashNumber;

#define PL_HASH_BITS 32

Description

PLHashNumber is an unsigned 32-bit integer. PLHashNumber is the data type of the return value of a hash function. A hash function maps a key to a hash number, which is then used to compute the index of the bucket.

The macro PL_HASH_BITS is the size (in bits) of the PLHashNumber data type and has the value of 32.

See Also

PLHashFunction

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