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From "Chris Anderson" <jch...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Thinking outside the RDBMS box - how do I... ?
Date Tue, 28 Oct 2008 16:48:34 GMT
On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 9:42 AM, ara.t.howard <ara.t.howard@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> the issue i see with that, and with any approach that requires a mutli
> document design with couch, is how to perform multi doc updates.

> i guess the more general issue is that, with couch, keep
> denormalized data like this (the phone number) is problematic since there is
> not way to update it with acid properties.

Remember that _bulk_docs updates happen inside a transaction. If any
of the updates fails, then none of them are applied. So there's no
chance of inconsistency.

-- 
Chris Anderson
http://jchris.mfdz.com

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