What is a "Decentralized Uniqueness Algorithm"?

Posted by Tony on Stack Overflow See other posts from Stack Overflow or by Tony
Published on 2010-06-09T13:46:05Z Indexed on 2010/06/09 14:02 UTC
Read the original article Hit count: 274

Filed under:

The function in COM to create a GUID (CoCreateGUID) uses a "Decentralized Uniqueness Algorithm", but my question is, what is it?

Can anybody explain?

© Stack Overflow or respective owner

Related posts about algorithm

Related posts about computer-science