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From "Jan Lehnardt (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (COUCHDB-441) Finally implement pre-write-doc-edit handlers.
Date Sun, 02 Aug 2009 19:51:14 GMT

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Jan Lehnardt commented on COUCHDB-441:
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@christopher validation runs on replication time. update modifications do not.

> Finally implement pre-write-doc-edit handlers.
> ----------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: COUCHDB-441
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COUCHDB-441
>             Project: CouchDB
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: HTTP Interface
>    Affects Versions: 0.10
>            Reporter: Curt Arnold
>             Fix For: 0.10
>
>         Attachments: COUCHDB-441.patch
>
>
> It would be useful for auditing to have the identity of the user who inserted a new revision
and the timestamp of the operation to be inserted in the document in the same way that the
new revision number is.
> Doing this at the application level is not adequate since it would be readily spoofable
and would bypass the authentication handler.
> There is a comment in couch_db:update_docs about generating new revision ids, but I couldn't
quite comprehend what specific code was responsible for inserting the id into the document.

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