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From "Tim Reilly" <>
Subject RE: [id] UUID update
Date Sat, 06 Mar 2004 05:49:59 GMT
> I would attribute the "cryptographic quality" reference in section 4 as
> just referring to randomization.  Making the PRNG pluggable might
> be a good
> compromise solution.
> Phil

I think that sounds good, for the version 4 (random bytes) uuid (I think
that's what you meant? - version 1 uses MD5 of system info or the MAC

The other calls to SecureRandom should be changed now that I understand more
about Random randomness.
I can send patches if or unless anyone wants to beat me to it.

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