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From Chris Anderson <>
Subject Re: bulk Updates
Date Sat, 27 Mar 2010 17:34:55 GMT
In Taskr I copy the authors full profile (name, URL, gravatar image  
URL) to each task document. This was a lot more relaxing than doing an  
additional lookup for each author.

I have no plans to add a "change your name everywhere" feature, but it  
wouldn't be impossible.


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On Mar 24, 2010, at 9:03 PM, Randall Leeds <>  

> I meant, do not store an author's name every where you reference it,
> but store a uuid. The author's name then only appears in one place, on
> the 'author' document.
> But this is very SQL like de-normalization. While it'd be great if
> Couch can accommodate you, perhaps your needs are very relational.

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