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From Paul Davis <paul.joseph.da...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: VOTE: accept newline patch into CouchDB for 0.9
Date Fri, 23 Jan 2009 23:37:10 GMT
On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 5:42 PM, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:
> Hey,
>
> I've been simultaneously looking forward to and dreading this, but here goes.
>
> We need to decide a resolution for COUCHDB-107:
>
>  End JSON responses with newline char
>
> This ticket has a patch, and it's been discussed to death on the mailing list.
>
> The summary of the arguments are:
>
>  * PRO: It is POSIXly correct and improves usability from the command line
>
>  * CON: It might not conform to a future canonical JSON representation
>
> Even though this seems to be the colour of our very own bikeshed, we still need
> to paint the damn thing, so I think it's best to decide the colour once and for
> all and get on with releasing 0.9 along with any other API changes.
>
> Along those lines, I hereby present four options and an informal vote:
>
>  * Accept the patch (or a modified version) and add newline chars
>
>  * Reject the patch (and any modified version) and do not add newlines chars
>
>  * Further discussion, to be decided before we release 0.9
>
>  * Further discussion, to be decided after we release 0.9
>
> Thanks,
>
> --
> Noah Slater, http://tumbolia.org/nslater
>

Accept patch:
+1

Reject patch:
-1

Discuss before 0.9
-1

Discuss after 0.9
-1

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