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From Roger Rohrbach <>
Subject Re: 409 Conflict on attempt to add new document
Date Sun, 23 Oct 2011 14:10:45 GMT

On Oct 23, 2011, at 2:41 PM, Marcello Nuccio wrote:

> Are you really sure all 6,412 documents have different _id?
> Marcello
> 2011/10/23 Roger Rohrbach <>:
>> I just ran a program to add 6,412 new documents to a freshly-created, empty database.
>> All of the documents were added, but CouchDB reported an error (HTTP status 409 Conflict)
for one of them.  This is troubling for several reasons:
>> The document did not previously exist, but was being added for the first time, like
all the others.  It was also in no way different than those; in particular, the JSON did not
contain a _rev field.
>> Despite the error, the document was successfully added.
>> This would appear, therefore, to be a spurious error.  Could this be a bug?  This
is Cloudant's hosted version (CouchDB 1.0.2, Cloudant build 1.3.22).

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