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  1. 6e10cd1 fix: use MustParse("xxx") instead of Must(Parse("xxxx")) (#106) by kotaro.yamazaki · 7 weeks ago master
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The uuid package generates and inspects UUIDs based on RFC 4122 and DCE 1.1: Authentication and Security Services.

This package is based on the package (previously named It differs from these earlier packages in that a UUID is a 16 byte array rather than a byte slice. One loss due to this change is the ability to represent an invalid UUID (vs a NIL UUID).

go get

Go Reference

Full go doc style documentation for the package can be viewed online without installing this package by using the GoDoc site here: