[Bro-Dev] #1016: Option to extend uids to 128 bit

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Wed Jun 19 10:03:23 PDT 2013

#1016: Option to extend uids to 128 bit
  Reporter:  rhave            |      Owner:
      Type:  Feature Request  |     Status:  new
  Priority:  Low              |  Milestone:  Bro2.2
 Component:  Bro              |    Version:  git/master
Resolution:                   |   Keywords:

Comment (by seth):

 > That was my initial thought too when seeing the ticket: why not find
 > some middle-ground (except that I didn't do the math :)

 I'm fine with moving to 92-bit uids, we just need to make sure we do it
 for conn uids and file uids.  It could be interesting to reduce the
 occurrences of uid reuse.

Ticket URL: <http://tracker.bro.org/bro/ticket/1016#comment:4>
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