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From Zachary Zolton <zachary.zol...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: how to delete document with empty _id
Date Fri, 30 Sep 2011 15:15:59 GMT
Does the _update function do the same thing as Damien's suggestion to
POST to _bulk_docs? (Just curious)

On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 6:02 AM, Jason Smith <jhs@iriscouch.com> wrote:
> You can delete the problematic document with an empty ID using a
> Javascript _update function.
>
> I wrote about it at
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7604557/how-do-you-delete-a-couchdb-document-with-an-empty-document-id/7605456#7605456
>
> Basically just make an _update function which returns [{_id:"",
> _rev:$your_rev, _deleted:true}, "Hasta lasagna, baby"];
>
> On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 12:50 AM, bsquared <bwcode4u@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Christopher Bonhage <queezey@me.com> writes:
>>
>>> couchdb -i
>>>
>>> DbName = <<"database_name_here">>,
>>> DocId = <<>>,
>>> rr(couchdb),
>>> {ok, Db} = couch_db:open(DbName, [{user_ctx, #user_ctx{roles=[<<"_admin">>]}}]),
>>> case couch_db:open_doc(Db, DocId) of
>>>         {ok, Doc} ->
>>>             couch_db:update_doc(Db, Doc#doc{deleted=true}, []);
>>>         Error ->
>>>             Error
>>> end.
>>>
>>>
>>
>> It appears that I need to include a user_ctx record the response from
>> this code was:
>> * 5: record user_ctx undefined
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Brian Winfrey
>>
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Iris Couch
>

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