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clojure uuid
(defn uuid [] (str (java.util.UUID/randomUUID)))
@niquola
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niquola commented Mar 10, 2015

👍 me too

@escherize
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Also, just noticed this library: http://danlentz.github.io/clj-uuid/ Hope it helps :)

@dillonforrest
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👍

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ghost commented Sep 30, 2015

good

@spiffytech
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👍

@blackawa
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👍

@kenfehling
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Is it weird/bad that I like this form instead?
(def uuid #(str (java.util.UUID/randomUUID)))

@camdez
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camdez commented Aug 28, 2017

@kenfehling It's not particularly weird or bad, but one small downside is that the function will lack the :arglists metadata the way you've written it (try running (:arglists (meta #'uuid))), which some development tooling might rely on to show you how to call the function.

@carbon-hvze
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thanks!

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aarkerio commented Mar 4, 2020

¡Hartas gracias!

@siddharthjain-in
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thanks!

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