AOM 1.4 - Archetype.uid a UUID or OID?

Thomas Beale thomas.beale at
Sat Jun 17 09:11:35 EDT 2017

On 16/06/2017 21:13, Bert Verhees wrote:
> UID can also be INTERNET_ID, and the "extension" and double colon are 
> not required, so the HIER_OBJECT_ID cannot represent anything, but it 
> is a lot.
> Of course it is a matter of taste, maybe there are good arguments to 
> make the archetype.uid available for so many ID-types.

I'm not saying it's the best design, and if we had our time again, we 
might do something simpler. All I am saying is we need to understand 
objectively what the model that is there says, so that developers and 
users know how to work with it.

- thomas

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