Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: PK database design was RE: SP hanging
Author Lester Caine
Ian A. Newby wrote:

> If anyones interested, I've got an uuid udf for Firebird. It is both
> linux and windows, and can create both 38 char GUIDs or 22 char
> UUIDs (the 22 char version is a compressed guid with the byte order
> reversed to make it index better.) There are also functions to
> convert between the two forms.

That would be worth dropping in the files section :)

I am just getting to the point where a need an ID I can use
between systems, and did not want to 'go microsoft' ;)

Lester Caine
L.S.Caine Electronic Services