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From Ian Goodacre <Ian.Gooda...@xtra.co.nz>
Subject Re: Multi Doc Transaction
Date Tue, 03 Jan 2017 06:00:53 GMT
I am not an expert regarding CouchDB so cannot answer your question 
directly.

You might find the CouchDB Definitive Guide page on Eventual Consistency 
interesting <http://guide.couchdb.org/draft/consistency.html>. You 
should think carefully about your requirements for consistency.


On 28/12/2016 10:09, Kaveh Shahbazian wrote:
> Is there a way to do multi-doc transaction in CouchDB? Single Node? Cluster?
>
> CouchDB as a document database has some nice characteristics for developing
> an e-commerce system. For example a product can just get embedded inside
> the order! This way we have a snapshot of the product at that specific
> time. It needs lots of housekeeping in a RDBMS. Or dealing with instances
> of a product (instances of a SKU) is much nicer in the same way (if you are
> going to have an inventory too); which in turn provide interesting
> information in the long run for data analysis.
>
> But sometimes we just need a transaction.
>
> I've read some papers & blogs here & there and wondered if it is more
> feasible to do a total rewrite and use (say) PostgreSQL for my (rather
> small) website/app.
>
> But if there is already a simple to use utility for transactions in
> CouchDB, I could still enjoy the things CouchDB gives me and use the
> transaction part just when needed.
>
> Best;



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