From: Colin Evans <colin@me...> - 2008-08-05 04:04:51
I just wanted to give a heads-up that I found a nasty fatal bug when
serializing and deserializing PyStringMap instances in Jython 2.2.1.
Essentially, if the size of the PyStringMap is one of a small set of
prime numbers and the instance is deserialized and serialized, then
calls to __finditem__ may result in an infinite loop.
The details and a script to recreate the problem are here: