[Webcom] SPD status

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Tue Apr 24 14:21:20 EDT 2007

Gupteshwar Joshi wrote:
> Hello Jason,
> That is good idea but what in case someone wants to search something in 
> long
> list
> in that  case alphabetical/any such ordering  list will help or RAND() will
> troubles .


I think the even handedness of RAND() is worth the difficulty in linear
scanning.  I have been concerned that the ordering of results favoring one
service provider over another might be a point of conflict.  This avoids
that.  So I'd encourage you to go ahead and make the change.

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