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Fast, scalable unique ID generation

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Implementation of in Python.

A cuid is a portable and sequentially-ordered unique identifier designed for horizontal scalability and speed – this version is ported from the reference implementation in Javascript.

Tested on CPython 2.7 and 3.4 as well as PyPy.

Rough benchmarks on my machine (2.2GHz i7, 2012 Macbook Pro): - Python 3.4: 19.38μs per cuid - Python 2.7: 17.58μs per cuid - PyPy 2.6: 4.28μs per cuid

Note: For now, this has no dependencies outside the standard library – in time this may change, to provide better random numbers and / or performance.

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