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From Robert Newson <>
Subject Re: How to find the change sequence of a document's revision
Date Tue, 18 Dec 2012 19:46:14 GMT
The previous revision doesn't have a sequence number and won't appear
in the changes feed.


On 18 December 2012 19:02, Ciprian Dorin Craciun
<> wrote:
>     Hello all!
>     As noted in the subject I want to accomplish the following: having
> a particular document's revision I want to find out which is it's
> change sequence number.
>     According to the documentation all I have to do is issue the
> following query to get the sequence number of the "latest" revision:
>       http://.../database/document?revs_info=true&local_seq=true
>     As such I've assumed that I can obtain that similarly even for
> previous revisions like this:
>       http://.../database/document?rev=2-c33bbeaf4151d68d81f7e27f9cb0c03e&local_seq=true
>     Unfortunately it doesn't work (as in it doesn't include any
> `_local_seq` attribute)... Any suggestions?
>     (I know that I could find that information by scrolling through
> the `_changes` feed but that would be quite inefficient.)
>     Thanks,
>     Ciprian.

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