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From Niket Patel <>
Subject Re: Discard old version while update document
Date Sat, 28 Mar 2009 18:44:09 GMT
>Good point, Jeff.  Revision stemming helps keep the size of the  
>frequently-updated document under control and slows the growth of the  
>database file.  However, if you want to reclaim the disk space used by  
>the old revisions, you still need to compact the whole DB.  Cheers,

Thanks Jeff and Adam,
That is enough for our needs, Since tests are not clear about effect of stemming on file size.
If I keep _revs_limit to 10 , will that keep db file size nearly same if I only keep updating
single document using nearly same size document for each revision?

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