Pagination (was: Re: [PATCH 1/3] REST: Integrate django-filter support)

Andrew Donnellan andrew.donnellan at
Mon Dec 12 18:14:47 AEDT 2016

On 21/11/16 14:17, Andrew Donnellan wrote:
> On 21/11/16 11:39, Russell Currey wrote:
>> Do you know if there's a way to get a reverse ordering of entries in
>> the REST
>> API?  For example in the patches API each "page" has 30 entries, and
>> you can get
>> the latest page with ?page=last - but this isn't as nice as a reverse
>> ordering
>> of ids or dates.  Do you know if there's a way to do this at present,
>> or is that
>> something that could be made available with filters?
> I'd be kinda tempted to consider using cursor pagination for this, which
> Django REST Framework supports.
> That's not a filter-related thing though.

Stephen, any thoughts on this?

Andrew Donnellan              OzLabs, ADL Canberra
andrew.donnellan at  IBM Australia Limited

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