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From Josh Elser <josh.el...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Assignment Overview Doc
Date Thu, 13 Aug 2015 19:11:04 GMT
Keith Turner wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 12:03 PM, Josh Elser<josh.elser@gmail.com>  wrote:
>
>> >  Yes, I omitted the session ID intentionally due to confusion of "what the
>> >  heck is that random string". I thought I had mentioned that there is a
>> >  uniqueness string on there to identify instances of servers on the same
>> >  host and port, but maybe I dropped that out in the end.
>> >
>> >  Ultimately, it's not really relevant for the assignment discussion,
>> >  assignment just cares about a unique instance of a server. I'll see if I
>> >  can maybe clarify that.
>> >
>> >
> Its important in that its used to know when a future or current location is
> a dead tserver and needs to be reassigned.
>
>

Yes, the uniqueness of identifying a server is important. The details in 
how we achieve uniqueness is irrelevant for the discussion, IMO.

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