generating an object key in the erlang client

Sean Cribbs sean at basho.com
Sat Mar 12 11:40:54 EST 2011


That is correct. Either the driver itself or the application code needs to generate a key.

Sean Cribbs <sean at basho.com>
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On Mar 12, 2011, at 1:14 AM, Joshua Partogi wrote:

> Hi Dan,
> 
> I guess that also affects other driver that by default uses protobuf
> [like the riak python driver] ? Does that mean the riak python driver
> need to generate the unique key on the client side when it uses
> protobuf?
> 
> Cheers.
> 
> On Sat, Mar 12, 2011 at 4:11 AM, Dan Reverri <dan at basho.com> wrote:
>> Hi Saurabh,
>> The protocols buffers interface does not currently support server side
>> generated keys. Bug 485 has been filed for this issue:
>> https://issues.basho.com/show_bug.cgi?id=485
>> In the mean time you can generate a unique key on the client side. You can
>> use the code on the server side as a reference for generating unique keys:
>> https://github.com/basho/riak_core/blob/master/src/riak_core_util.erl#L131
>> Thanks,
>> Dan
>> Daniel Reverri
>> Developer Advocate
>> Basho Technologies, Inc.
>> dan at basho.com
>> 
>> 
>> On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 10:37 PM, Saurabh Sehgal <saurabh.r.s at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Hi,
>>> I was going through riak's documentation and I saw that through the rest
>>> API, if a key for an object is not specified, riak generates one for you.
>>> Can I do the same when storing objects through the riak erlang pb
>>> client programmatically ?
>>> Thank you,
>>> Saurabh
>>> 
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