[zeromq-dev] UUIDs

Vitaly Mayatskikh v.mayatskih at gmail.com
Sun Mar 14 23:34:03 CET 2010

At Thu, 11 Mar 2010 11:10:21 -0300, gonzalo diethelm wrote:

> Would there be interest in adding a utility function (next to
> zmq_stopwatch_start ,zmq_stopwatch_stop and zmq_sleep) that would
> generate a UUID and return it in printable format? 0MQ already has all
> the code to do this, and it could be very handy for generating id fields
> for processes, messages, etc.

IMHO, this feature is not related to messaging itself. Thus, exporting
such function to messaging API will only trash it, and 0MQ will end
being another AMQP.
wbr, Vitaly

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