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From Goog Cheng <googch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Why is the _id called id in the response from a put request?
Date Sun, 20 May 2012 14:01:46 GMT
On 05/20/2012 08:26 PM, Alexander Gabriel wrote:
> @Martin: Thanks, understanding it will hopefully help me remember.
>
> @Goog:saveDoc() is a function included in jquery.couch.js.
> You can use it whenever you reference jquery.couch.js.
> To reference it I have this line in the header of the document:
> <script type="text/javascript" src="js/jquery.couch.js"></script>
> where you have to replace js/ with your own path to where
> jquery.couch.js is in your project.
> Hope I got your question right.
>
> Alex
>
>
>
> On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 1:13 PM, Martin Higham<martin@ocasta.co.uk>  wrote:
>
>> _id and _rev are field names within a document, whereas the non-underscore
>> versions are copies of those values.
>>
>> On 20 May 2012 11:35, Goog Cheng<googcheng@gmail.com>  wrote:
>>
>>> On 05/20/2012 06:16 PM, Alexander Gabriel wrote:
>>>
>>>> I am using jquery.couch.js.
>>>> In a openDoc() the return key for the _id is named "_id".
>>>> In a saveDoc() the return key for the _id is named "id".
>>>> Looking in Firebug at the get and put requests that are beeing sent the
>>>> reason seems to be the answer of couchdb to a put
>>>> request: {"ok":true,"id":"**181aa4dc7fd13af83aee8af9090067**
>>>> 5c","rev":"43-**69c0afda410423339da0caf97dc9c9**94"}
>>>> This difference in naming does not seem to be a very relaxing feature
>> and
>>>> it id the cause of a whole bunch of errors in my app.
>>>> Is there a reason why couchdb calls its DocId sometimes "_id" and other
>>>> times "id"?
>>>> Knowing this reason might help me prevent future errors...
>>>> Alex
>>>>
>>>>   yes, saveDoc is the id ,    can saveDoc() function be used out of a
>>> couchapp  (in a common html ) ?
>>>
@Alex  thank you!

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