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From Paul Carey <>
Subject Re: Removing MOVE
Date Tue, 17 Mar 2009 12:29:26 GMT
>>> Hence, I propose to remove the MOVE feature.
>> I had the impression that at some point MOVE would also (atomically)
>> move the underlying .view files if applied to a design doc. Such a
>> feature would be very useful for upgrading clients.
>> Am I wrong, or was there ever such a proposal?
> There was an idea. There's an alternative idea (hashing view index
> filenames by view-function code) that looks more feasible in
> general and doesn't rely on MOVE. If we were to go with moving
> the view files, COPY & DELETE will work, too.

Fine so. Consider my tentative objection retracted.

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