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From Randall Leeds <randall.le...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: filter changes for some docids
Date Sun, 17 Oct 2010 01:28:16 GMT
Passing the post body makes me nervous. I prefer that the identity of the
filter, for the purposes of checkpoints, be tied to the url alone.
On Oct 16, 2010 5:10 PM, "Benoit Chesneau" <bchesneau@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 17, 2010 at 1:40 AM, Filipe David Manana
> <fdmanana@apache.org> wrote:
>> Reconsidering the doc_ids _changes parameter:
>>
>> I noticed it is mutually exclusive with the filter parameter. That is,
>> if doc_ids is supplied the filter parameter is ignored.
>> Wouldn't it be more interesting if we had an intersection?
>>
>> It could be useful for security reasons as well. A proxy could add the
>> doc_ids parameter or a filter parameter to enforce some security
>> policy.
>>
>>
> I'm not sure intersection is something wanted. _changes need to be
> fast , and filters or doc_ids are already slow down the process.
>
> Also you don't need to have doc_ids and filters, you can simply pass a
> list of doc ids as parameters to a filter function via the query args.
> On the other hand maybe we could allows a POST to be passed as a
> property of a request object to a change filter function ?
>
> - benoit

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