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From "Chris Anderson" <jch...@apache.org>
Subject Re: 1.0.0 wishlist/roadmap
Date Wed, 03 Dec 2008 23:13:56 GMT
On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 5:20 AM, Volker Mische <volker.mische@gmail.com> wrote:
> Noah Slater wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 10:47:11PM +1100, Volker Mische wrote:
>>> An additional feature would be that you can return any arbitrary JSON to the
>>> view that will be attached to the resulting document. An example would be
>>> returning a distance between a point specified in the query and a geometry in
>>> a document.
>>
>> I'm not sure I understand what it means to attach something to a JSON document.
>>
>
> What I meant with "attach" is, that the result (custom JSON) from the
> external service has to end up somehow in the final output of the view.
>

This sound like something you could do by having say, a python or ruby
(or js) view server that would query the external service while
processing the view. Should be doable with the current trunk.


-- 
Chris Anderson
http://jchris.mfdz.com

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