[haiku-development] Re: Defining the Haiku UUID for GPT and other uses

  • From: Philippe Houdoin <philippe.houdoin@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2009 16:29:49 +0200

>> Which should change a little bit the UUID, but without breaking the
>> easter-egg-ish level.
>> I don't have uuid tool here, so feel free to post the new,
>> birthdate-fixed Haiku UUID.
> But both kind of look rather uninteresting (compared to the latter
> UUID I generated) on a hex dump...
> f779 4000 b0eb 1601 802a 4861 696b 7521  .y@......*Haiku!
> f779 4000 316b 10f1 80 2a 4861 696b 7521  .y@.1k...*Haiku!

Oh. My bad. I though the hex easter-egg won't be somehow broken so much.
I stand corrected.

> I'd say we should trade historical accuracy for aesthetics in this case.

Screw historical accuracy!

> Not trying to make much ado about nothing as I don't really expect
> people to look at hexdumps all day (erm.), should we vote on those or
> something?

But if we should ;-), "....;....*Haiku!" UUID indeed cast mine.


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