Unique id's

clawrenc at cup.hp.com clawrenc at cup.hp.com
Thu Apr 10 15:48:38 New Zealand Standard Time 1997


In <199704100440.EAA378790 at out1.ibm.net>, on 04/09/97 
   at 07:00 AM, cg at ami-cg.GraySage.Edmonton.AB.CA (Chris Gray) said:

>Some systems specifically avoid re-using ids, in order to better
>catch dangling pointers.

Yeah, but I figure that the date check for the ObjectID (time_T value
comparison of requested vs received objects) should pretty well trap
most of them.

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