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From Jan Lehnardt <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: couch_util:new_uuid problem?
Date Sat, 04 Oct 2008 08:09:44 GMT

On Oct 4, 2008, at 3:47 , ara.t.howard wrote:

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> On Oct 3, 2008, at 7:33 PM, Damien Katz wrote:
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>> Given the probability of collision, it's a fair assumption that a  
>> crypto strength random UUID is unique. But if you are that worried  
>> about collisions, we do welcome patches. Also, you are encouraged  
>> to generate your own doc ids client side, using whatever scheme you  
>> want.
>
> such as
>  uuid = `uuid`
>
> good to know it's encouraged

Just to make sure this is not taken out of context: It is only  
encouraged if you are as worried about collisions as Ayende is :)

Cheers
Jan
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