[keycloak-dev] Use UUID for IDs

Bill Burke bburke at redhat.com
Tue Feb 11 09:03:58 EST 2014

IMO, should just reuse the static class we have now:

String IdGenerator.generateId();

and use UUID as the impl instead of creating a dependency on UUID 

On 2/11/2014 9:01 AM, Bruno Oliveira wrote:
> Are you considering to use java.util.UUID behind the scenes for org.keycloak.UUID? Either way you could just stick to java.util.UUID, the probability of a collision is pretty low.
> --
> abstractj
> On February 7, 2014 at 1:41:37 PM, Stian Thorgersen (stian at redhat.com) wrote:
>>> I didn't mean use the UUID class as the id. I meant wrap the creation.
>> So instead of:
>> new User(java.util.UUID.randomUUID().toString());
>> we do:
>> new User(org.keycloak.UUID.createUUID());

Bill Burke
JBoss, a division of Red Hat

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