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From wolfgang haefelinger <whaefelin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: uuids as xml?
Date Thu, 18 Mar 2010 13:24:50 GMT
> However, CouchDB should probably respond with a "406 Not Acceptable"
> if it can't provide what was asked for in the various accept headers
> to make it clear to the client why it failed.

Would be some nice and decent behaviour .. ;-)

However, how do I get this uuids then just using curl and a couple of
shell commands (except perl, python, ruby, ..)? I don't get it.



On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 11:44 AM, Matt Goodall <matt.goodall@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 18 March 2010 10:20, wolfgang haefelinger <whaefelinger@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Well, I thought that couchdb has a REST interface, no?
>
> REST doesn't dictate what representations (XML, JSON, etc) are
> supported. It's perfectly ok for a RESTful interface to only handle
> JSON.
>
> However, CouchDB should probably respond with a "406 Not Acceptable"
> if it can't provide what was asked for in the various accept headers
> to make it clear to the client why it failed.
>
> - Matt
>
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 10:57 AM, Sebastian Cohnen
>> <sebastiancohnen@googlemail.com> wrote:
>>> hey wolfgang,
>>>
>>> the answer is simple: you can't get UUIDs as XML :)
>>>
>>> On 18.03.2010, at 10:46, wolfgang haefelinger wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>> trying to get a uuid(s) back as XML. Acceptance header does not work,
>>>> neither "format":
>>>>
>>>> $ curl -H 'Accept:application/xml' http://localhost:5984/_uuids?format=xml
>>>> {"uuids":["d5158e7420eee5d987fcccde84795847"]}
>>>>
>>>> How would I do that?
>>>>
>>>> // Wolfgang.
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Wolfgang Häfelinger
>> häfelinger IT - Applied Software Architecture
>> http://www.haefelinger.it
>> +31 648 27 61 59
>>
>



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Wolfgang Häfelinger
häfelinger IT - Applied Software Architecture
http://www.haefelinger.it
+31 648 27 61 59

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