[sup-devel] [PATCH 2/2] Use nanosecond resolution of mtime for generating the unique id for each message

Mark Alexander marka at pobox.com
Fri Mar 19 22:23:00 EDT 2010

Excerpts from Mark Alexander's message of Fri Mar 19 17:04:11 -0400 2010:
> Excerpts from Eric Sherman's message of Fri Mar 19 16:40:46 -0400 2010:
> > Would appending x-digits of numeric noise, probably derived from SHA1, be 
> > suitable?
> I was thinking the same thing.  For performance, perhaps only the SHA1
> of the file name, not the file contents, would be adequate.

Never mind.  This won't work because it violates the requirement
that IDs must always increase.

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