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From Markus Wolff <>
Subject Re: Brain check on CouchDB views
Date Wed, 08 Nov 2006 16:41:36 GMT
Paul Davis wrote:
> Markus,
> Your thinking is spot on.

Wow, that's a first :-P

> The short answer is no. The long answer is probably not unless you
> know which tags you want in the OR beforehand when you build the view.
> The only other way is to use an external indexer.
> The reasoning is that boolean logic like this is gonna require
> multiple index traversals which CouchDB doesn't allow. As such, the
> best answer is either do the logic client side with some effort, or
> use an external indexer like couchdb-lucene.

Thanks for clearing that up, having confirmed that, I feel confident to 
proceed in my endeavours ;-)


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