What is the purpose for assetref and when should it be used instead of asset name?

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asked Mar 11, 2017 by kakkoiiman

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To some extent it's a legacy field and there's no particular reason to use it instead of the asset name or the issuance txid. One useful tidbit is that the asset ref starts with the block number in which the asset was created.
answered Mar 11, 2017 by MultiChain
Thanks. The block number will be helpful for testing.