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From Chris Anderson <jch...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Moving an attachment from one document to another
Date Sun, 19 Apr 2009 17:05:50 GMT
On Sun, Apr 19, 2009 at 12:49 PM, Wout Mertens <wout.mertens@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On Apr 19, 2009, at 12:26 AM, Justin Walgran wrote:
>
>> Making a separate doc per file from the get go, per Chris's
>> suggestion,  is not a problem but how can I change the doc ID to
>> something more meaningful after the doc is added?
>
> You can't. You'll have to create a new document and delete the old one.
>

There's only limited utility to human readable docids. The benefit is
that you don't need a view to give easy access to the docs, the cost
is that you increase the chances of collisions. I'd just use the view,
as that's what they are for.



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Chris Anderson
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