generated ids in java client

Andy Gross andy at
Thu Oct 28 17:30:10 EDT 2010

Hi Jon,

This is an often-requested feature that doesn't exist in the current Java
client - currently one needs to generate their own IDs.

Given the demand for this feature we'll likely implement it soon.  I've
created a bugzilla issue to track this:

- Andy

On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 1:43 PM, Jon Brisbin <jon at> wrote:

> How do I get the ID when I want to store an object in Riak but let the
> server generate the ID for me? I've tried passing "null" and the empty
> string to the RiakObject constructor. Neither seems to work (I get a 400
> error back).
> I'm using the 0.11.0 java client against 0.12.0 server (from Homebrew on OS
> X 10.6)
> Thanks!
> Jon Brisbin
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Andy Gross <andy at>
VP, Engineering
Basho Technologies, Inc.
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