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From Klaus Trainer <klaus_trai...@posteo.de>
Subject Re: Post-mortem
Date Sat, 12 May 2012 13:26:33 GMT
I wonder if it would be worth to add a configuration where all of a
database's view groups are updated on a document update. Has this ever
been discussed?

Such a configuration might have significant impact on write performance,
but on the other hand it would not only increase the performance on view
queries, but (what's more important) make their performance somehow
predictable. Writing scripts to query views in order to force index
updates sucks and is something nobody really wants to do.


To summarize:

There are three points the Sauce guys describe under the headline
"Maintenance headaches". I think that all three of them are valid
points. In contrast to the first and the third points, the second one
hasn't been worked on at all so far: "View indexes are only updated when
queried".


K


On Thu, 2012-05-10 at 18:53 +0100, Noah Slater wrote:
> Guys,
> 
> What can we learn from this:
> 
> http://saucelabs.com/blog/index.php/2012/05/goodbye-couchdb/
> 
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> N


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