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From Adam Jacob <>
Subject Re: How to code an advanced search
Date Mon, 24 Aug 2009 17:54:26 GMT
On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 12:14 AM, Tom Sante<> wrote:
> If I'm combining thousands or millions of rows into one result set I
> want my server to handle it and not some hacked together javascript on
> the client side.
> It's gonna be a lot faster, especially with some caching to avoid
> repeating the same unnecessary work. Same reason you don't just send a
> client app all docs and let it handle the view generation. The point
> is, you have your database server handling the data and your client
> side app handling client side stuff, and not mix things up.

That makes sense - if the data set is large enough, you may not want
to do all the shipping that way.  I might still build a separate query
service in front of CouchDB, rather than a view server behind it, but
that's just me. :)


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