Hi Stancho!

Thanks for taking the time to read and reply to my story! It's much appreciated :)

Btw, it seems like everyone has got the hunch that I advocate using strings as primary keys. That's not the point of this article.

The point is solely that there's an alternative approach to generate entity IDs - one that doesn't require the need for a database to wipe out IDs.

Also, it's entirely possible to have entity id and primary keys as two separate columns in the database.

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