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From Thomas Rampelberg <>
Subject Re: View oddities
Date Wed, 19 Jan 2011 16:35:26 GMT
I'm talking directly to couch and it's internal (talking over localhost:5984).

On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 4:35 PM, Paul Davis <> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 7:29 PM, Thomas Rampelberg <> wrote:
>> I'm on trunk and having some weirdness with views and doc revisions.
>> I've got a simple view (map + reduce) that is emit("key", null). My
>> URL looks along these lines:
>> /database/_design/design/_view/my_view?key="key"&reduce=false&include_docs=true
>> When I do this, after updating all the docs with an _update handler, I
>> get old revisions. This persists after doing a db compact and view
>> cleanup (and restart of the server). If I add revs=true to the url,
>> the view start returning the latest. I'm interested in whether this is
>> a design decision or just a bug?
> That's sounds like its either a bug of some sort. My first guess would
> be that its a caching layer somewhere that doesn't get busted till you
> change the URL because I don't think anything in the view system
> actually uses the revs query string parameter.
> Hard to say without more knowledge on what sort of caching
> intermediaries you have setup whether that's internal or external to
> couch (if it is indeed caching).

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