[ndnSIM] Name format

lahmer ilyas ilyaslahmer93 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 4 03:55:35 PST 2017

If you want to retrieve the sequence number I suggest you transform the sequence number to a string and append the resulting string to the name this way you won't have those hexadecimal symbols


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On Dec 4, 2017, 06:32, at 06:32, John Baugh <jpbaugh at umich.edu> wrote:
>Greetings ndnSIM friends,
>My previous assumption was that the content names (e.g., as obtained
>interest.getName(), say in onContentStoreMiss in the forwarder class)
>numbers using hexadecimal from beyond the prefix, so /prefix/FE%01, 02,
>04, ......  etc.
>But I'm starting to realize some of the content names for larger
>space items seem to be all over the place.  I've seen "t" and "q" and
>in names, which are of course outside the hexadecimal range for sure.
>So, I suppose my question is:  is there any reasonably thorough
>documentation or information available to know the predictable format
>So, if I'm using Zipf-Mandelbrot for example, I should think I'd be
>able to
>know the name of the *i* = 10,000th item without even running a
>I assume they're predictable, in other words.
>Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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