HASH4

Apply the xxHash64 (32-bit) hashing algorithm to a character string.

HASH4(string [, algorithm ])
string
Specify a character string that is the input to the function.
algorithm
Optionally, specify 0 for the algorithm (xxHash64, 32-bit). No other algorithm values are valid.

The return type of this function is INTEGER (INT4).

Examples

For example:
premdb=# select nickname, hash4(nickname,0) hashname 
from team 
where htid <10 
order by nickname;
 nickname  |  hashname   
-----------+-------------
 Blues     |  -387055223
 Cherries  |  1443820713
 Gunners   |  1253095579
 Rovers    |  1003253655
 Seasiders | -2087951145
 Trotters  |  1669174631
 Tykes     |   866713967
 Villains  | -1467766758
(8 rows)
premdb=# select hash4('We are such stuff as dreams are made on') 
from sys.const;
   hash4   
-----------
 917459684
(1 row)