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From "Chris Anderson" <>
Subject Re: 412 on update
Date Tue, 21 Oct 2008 19:22:23 GMT
On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 9:35 AM, Bradford Winfrey
<> wrote:
> Hmm, I wonder if there is a test that accounts for that (it being an int rather than
a string).  If not, then I'm sure there is a good reason for it, maybe they allow alpha characters
in the rev?

I think like document_ids, revs are meant to be treated as opaque
values. We use them as etags etc so having the same representation
everywhere makes sense. Hence the strings.

Chris Anderson

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