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From Jens Alfke <>
Subject Re: Reseting DB Sequence Number
Date Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:57:01 GMT

On Mar 15, 2014, at 5:28 AM, Behrad <> wrote:

> I see my view generation gets over 50,000,000 changes but I have only
> 1,000,000 docs (most changes are archiving doc deletions)

Resetting the sequence number wouldn’t do anything about that. What you want to do, I think,
is purge all the deleted docs. You can create a view that finds all deleted docs, then query
the view and pass all the doc IDs to _purge.

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