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def get_index(c):
return ord(c)-ord('a')
class PostfixTreeNode:
def __init__(self):
self.children = [None] * ALPHABETSIZE
self.cnt = 0
def insert(self, s, i):
self.cnt += 1
if i == len(s):
if self.cnt > 1:
return s
return None
idx = get_index(s[i])
if not self.children[idx]:
self.children[idx] = PostfixTreeNode()
sub = self.children[idx].insert(s, i+1)
if sub:
return sub
if self.cnt > 1:
return s[:i]
return None
def longest_repeating_substring(s):
longest_substr = ""
root = PostfixTreeNode()
for i in range(len(s)-1):
substr = root.insert(s[i:], 0)
if substr and len(substr) > len(longest_substr):
longest_substr = substr
return longest_substr
s = "aababa"
print longest_repeating_substring(s)
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