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From Justin Walgran <jwalg...@azavea.com>
Subject Re: View for multiple IDs
Date Thu, 24 Feb 2011 13:26:12 GMT
You definitely want to POST the keys to the view. Looping over the
entire view in a list function slows down noticeably for a large
number of documents.

To get the docs with the 3 keys mentioned in your example, you could
do something like this.

curl -X POST -d '{"keys": ["asdf", "powsf", "aaaa"]}' -H
'Content-Type: application/json'
'http://localhost:5984/db/_design/app/_view/view_name'


Justin

On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 6:41 AM, Martin Hewitt <martin@thenoi.se> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> How would I create a view  to retrieve documents with the IDs (i.e.
> non-numeric, non-sequential):
>
> ["asdf", "powsf", "aaaa"]
>
> I would like the three documents that match these IDs, is this doable
> in one view or should I just retrieve them individually?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Martin
>

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