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From Andrew Melo <andrew.m...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Initial couchdb accounts feedback
Date Sun, 10 Jan 2010 16:30:20 GMT
On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 10:26 AM, Simon Metson
<simonmetson@googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hey,
>        _usr or _user would seem to make sense to me, since the _ is reserved
> namespace in couchdb (e.g. _id and _rev).
> Cheers
> Simon
>

Yeah, "magic" fields should have a leading underscore to show they are
in the reserved namespace, but let's not drop the 'e' in user, it's
not the 60's anymore, we don't need to sacrifice readability to gain
an extra byte.

best,
Melo

> On 10 Jan 2010, at 16:13, cinnebar wrote:
>
>> valid point but in the context 'usr' is readable and unique
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 3:06 AM, Noah Slater <nslater@tumbolia.org> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> On 10 Jan 2010, at 06:54, cinnebar wrote:
>>>
>>>> so id suggest to default users db name to 'usr'  for a few good reasons
>>>
>>> and
>>>>
>>>> id put most weight on  _ and e and pluralize are fluff
>>>>
>>>> a lot of people like fluff I really dont understand it.
>>>
>>> one mns flff is nthr mns readabil
>>>
>>>
>
>



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