Libraries & References

Generating universally unique IDs uuids

Find libraries and/or references on how to generate uuids (also known as guids) in different server-side programming languages.

PLEASE NOTE:
These libraries and references are to help you get started and for testing purposes only. They may not be suitable for production.

Online generator

Online Uuid Generator

Node

Node has a couple of modules for generating uuids.
https://github.com/kelektiv/node-uuid
https://github.com/broofa/node-uuid

Python

Python has a built in library for generating uuids.
https://docs.python.org/3/library/uuid.html

Go

Go is in the process of having a production ready uuid generation library.
https://github.com/google/uuid

PHP

It looks like in PHP you need to create your own class for generating uuids. Here’s a post on it on the php site:
http://www.php.net/manual/en/function.uniqid.php#94959

C#

C# has a built in library for generating uuids.
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.guid.newguid.aspx

Java

Java has a built in library for generating uuids
https://docs.oracle.com/javase/7/docs/api/java/util/UUID.html

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