couchdb-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From maill...@ol-mars.se
Subject Re: Re: Extract JSON objects with Python?
Date Fri, 26 Jun 2009 08:22:58 GMT
Ok, but I didn't mean to extract it directly from a local file (sorry if
I didn't explain my problem properly) but more ask the db a question
that returns an entire JSON object.

For example, say I have a db called persons, with a key Mark and a key
Marcus. They both have the fields (_id and _rev) address,
phonenumber,... and so on.

I want my server application (a pylons server btw) to extract this
information about mark and marcus and present them as JSON objects for
another server to parse in JS. This is why I'm wondering if I can get a
JSON object from the db directly instead of asking for address, phone,
and so on, to build a new JSON object and present.

It would be even better if someone knew how to do this in python, but
all ways are good ways :P


On Jun 26, 2009 10:07 "Sergey Shepelev" <temotor@gmail.com> wrote:

> If you want to open Couch database as local file and read it's content
> and
> try to operate JSON objects inside, that is possible.But it would be
> very
> bad idea. Just because there is already written code (couchdb) which
> does
> that and provides you with HTTP API.
> 
> On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 11:57 AM, <maillist@ol-mars.se> wrote:
> 
> > CouchDB stores objects in JSON format right?
> > 
> > Is there any way to extract these JSON objects from CouchDB
> > directly?
> > The server that extracts from the db are supposed to present JSON
> > objects, so it would be stupid to create new objects if they are
> > stored
> > in the correct syntax.
> > 
> > Is this possible in Python? (if not, in any other language?)
Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message