ndi.ido - identifier object class for ndi This class creates and retrieves unique identifiers. The identifier is a hexidecimal string based on both the current date/time and a random number. When identifiers are sorted in alphabetical order, they are also sorted in the order of fime of creation. **Example**: i = ndi.ido(); id = i.id(), % view the id that was created
|id||return the identifier of an ndi.ido object|
|ido||create a new ndi.ido object|
|ndi_unique_id||Generate a unique ID number for NDI projects|
id - return the identifier of an ndi.ido object
IDENTIFIER = ID(NDI_ID_OBJ) Returns the unique identifier of an ndi.ido object.
ido - create a new ndi.ido object
NDI_ID_OBJ = ndi.ido() Creates a new ndi.ido object and generates a unique id that is stored in the property 'identifier'.
ndi_unique_id - Generate a unique ID number for NDI projects
ID = NDI_UNIQUE_ID Generates a unique ID character array based on the current time and a random number. It is a hexidecimal representation of the serial date number in UTC Leap Seconds time. The serial date number is the number of days since January 0, 0000 at 0:00:00. The integer portion of the date is the whole number of days and the fractional part of the date number is the fraction of days. ID = [NUM2HEX(SERIAL_DATE_NUMBER) '_' NUM2HEX(RAND)] See also: NUM2HEX, NOW, RAND