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From Paul Davis <paul.joseph.da...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: POST with _id
Date Mon, 03 Aug 2009 19:13:11 GMT
On Mon, Aug 3, 2009 at 2:27 PM, Jan Lehnardt<jan@apache.org> wrote:
>
> On 3 Aug 2009, at 20:19, Paul Davis wrote:
>
>> On Mon, Aug 3, 2009 at 1:43 PM, Jan Lehnardt<jan@apache.org> wrote:
>>>
>>> On 3 Aug 2009, at 19:37, Paul Davis wrote:
>>>
>>>> Either way, perhaps we should poll the community and see what the
>>>> general consensus would be for respecting an _id or _rev in the POST
>>>> body?
>>>
>>> “Be strict in what you send, but generous in what you receive” — The
>>> Internets
>>>
>>> Cheers
>>> Jan
>>> --
>>>
>>>
>>
>> Does that mean I should write a patch to respect _id/_rev members?
>
> Oh sorry, I didn't mean to assign any patches :)
>
> I remember stumbling over this at least twice in the (distant) past. I
> prefer the forced PUT, but then I'm also the one to argue intuitive APIs.
> Considering no downsides (usually Damien adds or leaves out features for a
> reason), I don't see anything wrong with Brian's proposal.
>
> Cheers
> Jan
> --
>
>
>

Its on the white board. I'll send a proposal to user@ and see what a
more general audience thinks.

Paul

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