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Re: Re: Efficient coupling/decoupling of serialized data

by PrakashK (Pilgrim)
on Jun 24, 2002 at 22:02 UTC ( #176961=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Efficient coupling/decoupling of serialized data
in thread Efficient coupling/decoupling of serialized data

++ the serial
Just as long as there are no more than 99 versions in a day.

/prakash

Update: Of course, your numbering scheme itself breaks if there are more than 99 versions, so my comment above is not really valid.


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Re: Re: Re: Efficient coupling/decoupling of serialized data
by samtregar (Abbot) on Jun 24, 2002 at 23:22 UTC
    Nothing terrible happens if there are, it just rolls to the next day. 2002010199 becomes 2002010200. The algorithm still works - it's just the humans that get nervous about having a serial number of 2002010200 on Jan 1, 2002.

    -sam

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