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From Sven Helmberger <>
Subject Re: Changing rev to _rev in view results (Was: Re: newbie question #1)
Date Tue, 30 Dec 2008 11:22:32 GMT
Jan Lehnardt schrieb:
> On 30 Dec 2008, at 12:04, Sven Helmberger wrote:
>> Antony Blakey schrieb:
>>> It's easy to get this right and make everything simpler to use (by 
>>> leveraging fundamental congnitive expectations such as name identity) 
>>> and extensible. So far I haven't seen any good technical argument why 
>>> either name identity (_id/_rev everywhere), or _meta, shouldn't be 
>>> adopted.
>> We also haven't seen a good technical argument why the current state 
>> should be changed.
> There is no technical argument. The argument is beginner-friendlyness.

And we can be a lot more beginner-friendly by just improving the 
documentation quality, something which is needed anyway.

Sven Helmberger

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