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From Paul Davis <paul.joseph.da...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Problem with czech alphabet in View_Collation
Date Wed, 01 Jun 2011 15:24:14 GMT
Ticket here: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COUCHDB-158

On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 11:12 AM, Paul Davis <paul.joseph.davis@gmail.com> wrote:
> I already did that once. And someone already ported app engine to
> CouchDB. And then no one cared. The patch itself isn't *too* horrid
> but does take some mucking around. Pretty sure there's already a
> ticket for it.
>
> On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 3:32 AM, Robert Newson <robert.newson@gmail.com> wrote:
>> That would be a neat enhancement, worth a ticket, imo.
>>
>> On 1 June 2011 03:42, Jason Smith <jhs@iriscouch.com> wrote:
>>> On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 12:42 AM, Paul Davis <paul.joseph.davis@gmail.com>
wrote:
>>>> Now that we've moved to using NIF's I had been contemplating rewriting
>>>> the ICU driver as a NIF to see if there were any performance
>>>> differences. As part of that I would investigate the ability to pass
>>>> in these tailoring bits to allow people to do fancier ICU collation
>>>> that's been requested a couple times.
>>>
>>> Perhaps this is the wrong place to do this, but a feature I'd like to
>>> see is specifying sort direction of keys in an array. This would give
>>> AFAIK 100% compatibility with the Google App Engine indexing system;
>>> thus in principle App Engine apps could be ported to CouchDB.
>>>
>>> emit([doc.first_name, doc.last_name, doc.age], 1);
>>>
>>> It is not possible for first names to sort ascending, last names to
>>> sort descending, and age to sort ascending again. The example may seem
>>> contrived but it happens all the time.
>>>
>>> --
>>> Iris Couch
>>>
>>
>

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