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From "David Moss" <david.m...@infoflow.co.uk>
Subject Advantages of building tree structure
Date Fri, 17 Nov 2006 11:12:59 GMT
This might sound like a simple question, but what advantage is there in
building a tree structure to store my data?
If I'm storing a single type of data 'documents' that is distributed to
'recipients' (be it groups or users).  What advantage is there in building a
user / group / role hierarchy and retrieing documents through that as
opposed to simply storing documents with an attribute indicating the
I realise this would result in a flatter tree structure, which I've read
elsewhere is not handled so well by jackrabbit.  What's the reason for this?
Are attribute values indexed at all?
Many thanks,

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