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From Paul Davis <>
Subject Re: Getting a top 10 list by a calculated value
Date Tue, 06 Oct 2009 10:10:12 GMT
Apologies for not thinking the first time.

There's an example on the wiki [1] called "Retrieve the top N tags"
that does that you want. It only works because you know what N is a
priori though.

Paul Davis


On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 9:36 PM, Seggy Umboh <> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I've been reading about couchdb and just started playing around with it, and
> I am wondering, in the typical blog/comment example application, is it
> possible to get a list of the Top 10 commenters? It is trivial to write a
> view to get the number of comments for each commenter, but now I want to
> sort the result of that view by the values....

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