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From Scott Davis <>
Subject Re: Reader ACLs
Date Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:16:07 GMT
This is a bit dated, but a great resource for seeing all of the access-type techniques gathered
together in one place: 

Sadly, though, they don't discuss read access at the document level. 

You might consider setting up a Map/Reduce that filters the list of returned docs based on
the currently authenticated user. Something similar to this: 

Scott Davis

ThirstyHead: training done right

On Jun 26, 2012, at 2:27 PM, Wordit wrote:

> Is it possible to give read access to a list of users at the document level?
> If not, can database reader ACLs be managed via JavaScript? The purpose is
> so documents can be shared with a list of people defined by the author.
> Many Thanks,
> Marcus

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