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From "Chris Anderson (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] Created: (COUCHDB-736) stale-ok view queries can return inconsistent partial results
Date Wed, 14 Apr 2010 17:16:48 GMT
stale-ok view queries can return inconsistent partial results

                 Key: COUCHDB-736
             Project: CouchDB
          Issue Type: Bug
    Affects Versions: 0.11
            Reporter: Chris Anderson

since r796805 requests to views with the stale=ok option have returned partially computed
index results. This changed the semantics of views. This ticket is about maintaining the old

This should be changed so stale=ok only returns what would be returned by a normal view request.
stale=partial would be an OK name for an option to provide the current behavior. 

The best way to fix this would be to store the NewGroup sent on the partial_update cast in
#group_state.partial_group instead of

This will also eliminate the (rare) changes of serving inconsistent results with a regular
view query.

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