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From Daniel John Debrunner <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: some comments on collation wiki page
Date Tue, 03 Apr 2007 21:16:01 GMT
Mamta Satoor wrote:
> Mike, thanks for going through the wiki page. Especially, the store 
> section since I am not too familiar with store code.
> Following are my responses
> 1)Mike:Obtain collation id(type) from DataValueDescriptor(DVD) through 
> DVD.getCollateId method.
> The way I had collation in mind, collation type would be stored only in 
> DataTypeDescriptor(DTD) and DVD would only store Collator object in DVD, 
> ie the DVD will be unaware of how the Collator object was created using 
> a specific collation type. 

I think separating meta-data from values is the correct approach. Adding 
a collator id method to the DVD approach seems incorrect.

Store already accepts meta-data for conglomerate creation, can this just 
be additional meta-data?


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