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From Chris Anderson <jch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: results without couch 'metadata'
Date Wed, 28 Apr 2010 00:47:06 GMT
You can use a _list or _show function for this.

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On Apr 27, 2010, at 4:47 PM, Paul Bonser <misterpib@gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm pretty sure there is no such thing, but if it was to be added, I
> think it would be better to add something a little more general, such
> as "just_field" so you could do something like
> ?just_field=id/key/doc/value to get a list of all the
> ids/keys/docs/values, respectively.
>
> I don't like the name "just_field", that's just the first thing that
> came to mind, but I could see such a feature being useful.
>
> There'd be no need to wrap an extra doc around it, it could just be a
> json array returned, and it wouldn't make sense to strip out the _id
> and _rev, so with your example, you'd end up with the following being
> returned:
>
>    [
>    {"_id":"1","_rev":"1","important":"stuff"}
>    ]
>
> On Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 5:36 PM, erich oliphant
> <erich.oliphant@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi is there a way to get couch results without the extra metadata?   
>> Perhaps
>> instead of 'include_docs' where you get:
>>
>> {"total_rows":1498,"offset":350,"rows":[{"id":"1","key":"1","doc": 
>> {"_id":"1","_rev":"1","important":"stuff"}}]}
>>
>> a 'docs_only' or something  option that would return something like
>> {[{"important","stuff"}]}
>>
>> --
>> Erich Oliphant
>>
>> "There are, in fact, two things, science and opinion, the former  
>> begets
>> knowledge, the latter ignorance"
>> -- Hippocrates of Cos
>>
>
>
>
> -- 
> Paul Bonser
> http://probablyprogramming.com

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