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From Antony Blakey <>
Subject Re: newbie question #1
Date Sun, 28 Dec 2008 13:32:27 GMT

On 28/12/2008, at 11:56 PM, Paul Davis wrote:

> Why "id" and "rev" are used instead of "_id" and
> "_rev" I couldn't really tell you. I hate to say "historical reasons"
> but I'm guessing that when Damien designed the view output he just
> labeled then "id" and "rev" without the underscore because it's not
> needed to distinguish from the rest of the doc.

Desirable to change that (and any other inconsistencies) before a 1.0

Antony Blakey
CTO, Linkuistics Pty Ltd
Ph: 0438 840 787

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