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From "Matt Rutkowski" <>
Subject Re: remove API to lists all entities in a namespace?
Date Mon, 08 Jan 2018 18:06:23 GMT
IMO, REST API efficiency around the primary entities of the programming 
model should be a key goal; higher order tooling can aggregate around 
namespaces to produce similar results.

Kind regards,

From:   Carlos Santana <>
Date:   01/08/2018 11:54 AM
Subject:        Re: remove API to lists all entities in a namespace?


On Sat, Jan 6, 2018 at 10:45 AM Rodric Rabbah <> wrote:

> Hello,
> The API currently supports a GET on /namespaces/_ which returns all the
> entities in a namespace. This is used in wsk list for example to show
> actions, triggers, rules, and packages.
> The view supporting this API call is redundant with other views and 
> up space in the database for the convenience of replacing 4 calls with 
> This view is also reduced in the controller which makes it harder to 
> the response directly from the db to the client. Clients on the other 
> make 4 calls if needed, and this would provide a more consistent 
> for using skip, limit per entity type (and count once that's added).
> Thoughts? I opened

> on github discussion also.
> -r

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