Subject Re: [firebird-support] Effect of GUID in primary key on v 1.5 vs 2.5
Author Thomas Steinmaurer
> Den 2012-03-06 21:52 skrev Thomas Steinmaurer såhär:
>> When using a BIGINT feed
>> by a generator, you can set a starting value per site/server and that
>> way, you somehow "know" the source of insertion when merging the
>> satellite databases with a central database.
> Sounds risky and error prone... Better add a source column.

And the source column is feed by what? It can be equally risky if you
forget to correctly setup that value for the particular site/server.

Just a thought. ;-)

With regards,
Thomas Steinmaurer (^TS^)
Firebird Technology Evangelist