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1 Apache CouchDB CHANGES
2 ======================
3
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4 Version 1.3.0
5 -------------
6
7 This version has not been released yet.
8
9 Source Repository:
10
11 * The source repository was migrated from SVN to Git.
12
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13 Storage System:
14
15 * Fixed unnecessary conflict when deleting and creating a
16 document in the same batch.
17
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18 View Server:
19
20 * Speedup in the communication with external view servers.
21
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22 Futon:
23
24 * Added view request duration to Futon.
25
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26 Version 1.2.0
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27 -------------
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28
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29 Authentication:
30
31 * Fix use of OAuth with VHosts and URL rewriting.
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32 * OAuth secrets can now be stored in the users system database
33 as an alternative to key value pairs in the .ini configuration.
34 By default this is disabled (secrets are stored in the .ini)
35 but can be enabled via the .ini configuration key `use_users_db`
36 in the `couch_httpd_oauth` section.
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37 * Documents in the _users database are no longer publicly
38 readable.
39 * Confidential information in the _replication database is no
40 longer publicly readable.
41 * Password hashes are now calculated by CouchDB. Clients are no
42 longer required to do this manually.
da33e34 @rnewson Allow persistent cookies
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43 * Cookies used for authentication can be made persistent by enabling
44 the .ini configuration key `allow_persistent_cookies' in the
45 `couch_httpd_auth` section.
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46
df7ac13 @davisp CouchDB no longer requires cURL to build.
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47 Build System:
48
49 * cURL is no longer required to build CouchDB as it is only
50 used by the command line JS test runner. If cURL is available
51 when building CouchJS you can enable the HTTP bindings by
52 passing -H on the command line.
53
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54 HTTP Interface:
55
56 * Added a native JSON parser.
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57 * The _active_tasks API now offers more granular fields. Each
58 task type is now able to expose different properties.
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59 * Added built-in changes feed filter `_view`.
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60 * Fixes to the `_changes` feed heartbeat option which caused
61 heartbeats to be missed when used with a filter. This caused
62 timeouts of continuous pull replications with a filter.
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63 * Properly restart the SSL socket on configuration changes.
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64
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65 Replicator:
66
67 * A new replicator implementation. It offers more performance and
68 configuration options.
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69 * Passing non-string values to query_params is now a 400 bad
70 request. This is to reduce the surprise that all parameters
71 are converted to strings internally.
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72 * Added optional field `since_seq` to replication objects/documents.
73 It allows to bootstrap a replication from a specific source sequence
74 number.
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75 * Simpler replication cancellation. In addition to the current method,
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76 replications can now be canceled by specifying the replication ID
77 instead of the original replication object/document.
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78
79 Storage System:
80
81 * Added optional database and view index file compression (using Google's
86bf975 @dch [docs] compression is enabled by default and bumps on-disk version
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82 snappy or zlib's deflate). This feature is enabled by default, but it
83 can be disabled by adapting local.ini accordingly. The on-disk format
84 is upgraded on compaction and new DB/view creation to support this.
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85 * Several performance improvements, most notably regarding database writes
86 and view indexing.
87 * Computation of the size of the latest MVCC snapshot data and all its
88 supporting metadata, both for database and view index files. This
89 information is exposed as the `data_size` attribute in the database and
90 view group information URIs.
91 * The size of the buffers used for database and view compaction is now
92 configurable.
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93 * Added support for automatic database and view compaction. This feature
94 is disabled by default, but it can be enabled via the .ini configuration.
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95 * Performance improvements for the built-in changes feed filters `_doc_ids`
96 and `_design'.
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97
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98 View Server:
99
d86edfc @janl NEWS & CHANGES: Bring 1.2.0 entries up to date with branch 1.2.x
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100 * Add CoffeeScript (http://coffeescript.org/) as a first class view server
101 language.
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102 * Fixed old index file descriptor leaks after a view cleanup.
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103 * The requested_path property keeps the pre-rewrite path even when no VHost
104 configuration is matched.
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105 * Fixed incorrect reduce query results when using pagination parameters.
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106 * Made icu_driver work with Erlang R15B and later.
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107
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108 OAuth:
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109
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110 * Updated bundled erlang_oauth library to the latest version.
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111
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112 Futon:
113
114 * The `Status` screen (active tasks) now displays two new task status
115 fields: `Started on` and `Updated on`.
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116 * Futon remembers view code every time it is saved, allowing to save an
117 edit that amounts to a revert.
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118
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119 Version 1.1.2
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120 -------------
121
122 This version has not been released yet.
123
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124 HTTP Interface:
125
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126 * ETag of attachment changes only when the attachment changes, not
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127 the document.
6d912c9 @rnewson COUCHDB-1337 - Use attachments md5 as ETag if available
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128
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129 Replicator:
130
131 * Fix pull replication of documents with many revisions.
132
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133 Version 1.1.1
134 -------------
135
136 * Support SpiderMonkey 1.8.5
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137 * Add configurable maximum to the number of bytes returned by _log.
138 * Allow CommonJS modules to be an empty string.
139 * Bump minimum Erlang version to R13B02.
140 * Do not run deleted validate_doc_update functions.
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141 * ETags for views include current sequence if include_docs=true.
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142 * Fix bug where duplicates can appear in _changes feed.
143 * Fix bug where update handlers break after conflict resolution.
144 * Fix bug with _replicator where include "filter" could crash couch.
145 * Fix crashes when compacting large views.
146 * Fix file descriptor leak in _log
147 * Fix missing revisions in _changes?style=all_docs.
148 * Improve handling of compaction at max_dbs_open limit.
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149 * JSONP responses now send "text/javascript" for Content-Type.
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150 * Link to ICU 4.2 on Windows.
151 * Permit forward slashes in path to update functions.
152 * Reap couchjs processes that hit reduce_overflow error.
153 * Status code can be specified in update handlers.
154 * Support provides() in show functions.
155 * _view_cleanup when ddoc has no views now removes all index files.
156 * max_replication_retry_count now supports "infinity".
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157 * Fix replication crash when source database has a document with empty ID.
158 * Fix deadlock when assigning couchjs processes to serve requests.
159 * Fixes to the document multipart PUT API.
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160 * Fixes regarding file descriptor leaks for databases with views.
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161
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162 Version 1.1.0
163 -------------
164
165 All CHANGES for 1.0.2 and 1.0.3 also apply to 1.1.0.
166
167 HTTP Interface:
168
169 * Native SSL support.
170 * Added support for HTTP range requests for attachments.
171 * Added built-in filters for `_changes`: `_doc_ids` and `_design`.
172 * Added configuration option for TCP_NODELAY aka "Nagle".
173 * Allow POSTing arguments to `_changes`.
174 * Allow `keys` parameter for GET requests to views.
175 * Allow wildcards in vhosts definitions.
176 * More granular ETag support for views.
177 * More flexible URL rewriter.
178 * Added support for recognizing "Q values" and media parameters in
179 HTTP Accept headers.
180 * Validate doc ids that come from a PUT to a URL.
181
182 Externals:
183
184 * Added OS Process module to manage daemons outside of CouchDB.
185 * Added HTTP Proxy handler for more scalable externals.
186
187 Replicator:
188
189 * Added `_replicator` database to manage replications.
190 * Fixed issues when an endpoint is a remote database accessible via SSL.
191 * Added support for continuous by-doc-IDs replication.
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192 * Fix issue where revision info was omitted when replicating attachments.
193 * Integrity of attachment replication is now verified by MD5.
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194
195 Storage System:
196
197 * Multiple micro-optimizations when reading data.
198
199 View Server:
200
201 * Added CommonJS support to map functions.
202 * Added `stale=update_after` query option that triggers a view update after
203 returning a `stale=ok` response.
204 * Warn about empty result caused by `startkey` and `endkey` limiting.
205 * Built-in reduce function `_sum` now accepts lists of integers as input.
206 * Added view query aliases start_key, end_key, start_key_doc_id and
207 end_key_doc_id.
208
209 Futon:
210
211 * Added a "change password"-feature to Futon.
212
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213 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
214
215 * Fix for variable substituion
216
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217 Version 1.0.3
218 -------------
219
220 General:
221
222 * Fixed compatibility issues with Erlang R14B02.
223
224 HTTP Interface:
225
226 * Fix bug that allows invalid UTF-8 after valid escapes.
227 * The query parameter `include_docs` now honors the parameter `conflicts`.
228 This applies to queries against map views, _all_docs and _changes.
229 * Added support for inclusive_end with reduce views.
230
231 Storage System:
232
233 * More performant queries against _changes and _all_docs when using the
234 `include_docs` parameter.
235
236 Replicator:
237
238 * Enabled replication over IPv6.
239 * Fixed for crashes in continuous and filtered changes feeds.
240 * Fixed error when restarting replications in OTP R14B02.
241 * Upgrade ibrowse to version 2.2.0.
242 * Fixed bug when using a filter and a limit of 1.
243
244 Security:
245
246 * Fixed OAuth signature computation in OTP R14B02.
247 * Handle passwords with : in them.
248
249 Futon:
250
251 * Made compatible with jQuery 1.5.x.
252
253 Etap Test Suite:
254
255 * Etap tests no longer require use of port 5984. They now use a randomly
256 selected port so they won't clash with a running CouchDB.
257
258 Windows:
259
260 * Windows builds now require ICU >= 4.4.0 and Erlang >= R14B03. See
261 COUCHDB-1152, and COUCHDB-963 + OTP-9139 for more information.
262
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263 Version 1.0.2
264 -------------
265
266 Futon:
267
268 * Make test suite work with Safari and Chrome.
269 * Fixed animated progress spinner.
270 * Fix raw view document link due to overzealous URI encoding.
271 * Spell javascript correctly in loadScript(uri).
272
273 Storage System:
274
275 * Fix leaking file handles after compacting databases and views.
276 * Fix databases forgetting their validation function after compaction.
277 * Fix occasional timeout errors after successfully compacting large databases.
278 * Fix ocassional error when writing to a database that has just been compacted.
279 * Fix occasional timeout errors on systems with slow or heavily loaded IO.
280 * Fix for OOME when compactions include documents with many conflicts.
281 * Fix for missing attachment compression when MIME types included parameters.
282 * Preserve purge metadata during compaction to avoid spurious view rebuilds.
283 * Fix spurious conflicts introduced when uploading an attachment after
284 a doc has been in a conflict. See COUCHDB-902 for details.
285 * Fix for frequently edited documents in multi-master deployments being
286 duplicated in _changes and _all_docs. See COUCHDDB-968 for details on how
287 to repair.
288 * Significantly higher read and write throughput against database and
289 view index files.
290
291 Log System:
292
293 * Reduce lengthy stack traces.
294 * Allow logging of native <xml> types.
295
296 HTTP Interface:
297
298 * Allow reduce=false parameter in map-only views.
299 * Fix parsing of Accept headers.
300 * Fix for multipart GET APIs when an attachment was created during a
301 local-local replication. See COUCHDB-1022 for details.
302
303 Replicator:
304
305 * Updated ibrowse library to 2.1.2 fixing numerous replication issues.
306 * Make sure that the replicator respects HTTP settings defined in the config.
307 * Fix error when the ibrowse connection closes unexpectedly.
308 * Fix authenticated replication (with HTTP basic auth) of design documents
309 with attachments.
310 * Various fixes to make replication more resilient for edge-cases.
311
312 View Server:
313
314 * Don't trigger view updates when requesting `_design/doc/_info`.
315 * Fix for circular references in CommonJS requires.
316 * Made isArray() function available to functions executed in the query server.
317 * Documents are now sealed before being passed to map functions.
318 * Force view compaction failure when duplicated document data exists. When
319 this error is seen in the logs users should rebuild their views from
320 scratch to fix the issue. See COUCHDB-999 for details.
321
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322 Version 1.0.1
323 -------------
324
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325 Storage System:
326
327 * Fix data corruption bug COUCHDB-844. Please see
328 http://couchdb.apache.org/notice/1.0.1.html for details.
329
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330 Replicator:
331
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332 * Added support for replication via an HTTP/HTTPS proxy.
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333 * Fix pull replication of attachments from 0.11 to 1.0.x.
334 * Make the _changes feed work with non-integer seqnums.
335
336 HTTP Interface:
337
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338 * Expose `committed_update_seq` for monitoring purposes.
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339 * Show fields saved along with _deleted=true. Allows for auditing of deletes.
340 * More robust Accept-header detection.
341
342 Authentication:
343
344 * Enable basic-auth popup when required to access the server, to prevent
345 people from getting locked out.
346
347 Futon:
348
349 * User interface element for querying stale (cached) views.
350
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351 Build and System Integration:
352
353 * Included additional source files for distribution.
354
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355 Version 1.0.0
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356 -------------
357
358 Security:
359
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360 * Added authentication caching, to avoid repeated opening and closing of the
361 users database for each request requiring authentication.
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362
363 Storage System:
364
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365 * Small optimization for reordering result lists.
366 * More efficient header commits.
367 * Use O_APPEND to save lseeks.
368 * Faster implementation of pread_iolist(). Further improves performance on
369 concurrent reads.
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370
371 View Server:
372
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373 * Faster default view collation.
374 * Added option to include update_seq in view responses.
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375
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376 Version 0.11.2
377 --------------
378
379 Replicator:
380
381 * Fix bug when pushing design docs by non-admins, which was hanging the
382 replicator for no good reason.
383 * Fix bug when pulling design documents from a source that requires
384 basic-auth.
385
386 HTTP Interface:
387
388 * Better error messages on invalid URL requests.
389
390 Authentication:
391
392 * User documents can now be deleted by admins or the user.
393
394 Security:
395
396 * Avoid potential DOS attack by guarding all creation of atoms.
397
398 Futon:
399
400 * Add some Futon files that were missing from the Makefile.
401
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402 Version 0.11.1
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403 --------------
404
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405 HTTP Interface:
406
407 * Mask passwords in active tasks and logging.
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408 * Update mochijson2 to allow output of BigNums not in float form.
409 * Added support for X-HTTP-METHOD-OVERRIDE.
410 * Better error message for database names.
411 * Disable jsonp by default.
412 * Accept gzip encoded standalone attachments.
413 * Made max_concurrent_connections configurable.
414 * Made changes API more robust.
415 * Send newly generated document rev to callers of an update function.
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416
417 Futon:
418
419 * Use "expando links" for over-long document values in Futon.
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420 * Added continuous replication option.
421 * Added option to replicating test results anonymously to a community
422 CouchDB instance.
423 * Allow creation and deletion of config entries.
424 * Fixed display issues with doc ids that have escaped characters.
425 * Fixed various UI issues.
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426
427 Build and System Integration:
428
429 * Output of `couchdb --help` has been improved.
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430 * Fixed compatibility with the Erlang R14 series.
431 * Fixed warnings on Linux builds.
432 * Fixed build error when aclocal needs to be called during the build.
433 * Require ICU 4.3.1.
434 * Fixed compatibility with Solaris.
435
436 Security:
437
438 * Added authentication redirect URL to log in clients.
439 * Fixed query parameter encoding issue in oauth.js.
440 * Made authentication timeout configurable.
441 * Temporary views are now admin-only resources.
442
443 Storage System:
444
445 * Don't require a revpos for attachment stubs.
446 * Added checking to ensure when a revpos is sent with an attachment stub,
447 it's correct.
448 * Make file deletions async to avoid pauses during compaction and db
449 deletion.
450 * Fixed for wrong offset when writing headers and converting them to blocks,
451 only triggered when header is larger than 4k.
452 * Preserve _revs_limit and instance_start_time after compaction.
453
454 Configuration System:
455
456 * Fixed timeout with large .ini files.
457
458 JavaScript Clients:
459
460 * Added tests for couch.js and jquery.couch.js
461 * Added changes handler to jquery.couch.js.
462 * Added cache busting to jquery.couch.js if the user agent is msie.
463 * Added support for multi-document-fetch (via _all_docs) to jquery.couch.js.
464 * Added attachment versioning to jquery.couch.js.
465 * Added option to control ensure_full_commit to jquery.couch.js.
466 * Added list functionality to jquery.couch.js.
467 * Fixed issues where bulkSave() wasn't sending a POST body.
468
469 View Server:
470
471 * Provide a UUID to update functions (and all other functions) that they can
472 use to create new docs.
473 * Upgrade CommonJS modules support to 1.1.1.
474 * Fixed erlang filter funs and normalize filter fun API.
475 * Fixed hang in view shutdown.
476
477 Log System:
478
479 * Log HEAD requests as HEAD, not GET.
480 * Keep massive JSON blobs out of the error log.
481 * Fixed a timeout issue.
482
483 Replication System:
484
485 * Refactored various internal APIs related to attachment streaming.
486 * Fixed hanging replication.
487 * Fixed keepalive issue.
488
489 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
490
491 * Allow more complex keys in rewriter.
492 * Allow global rewrites so system defaults are available in vhosts.
493 * Allow isolation of databases with vhosts.
494 * Fix issue with passing variables to query parameters.
495
496 Test Suite:
497
498 * Made the test suite overall more reliable.
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499
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500 Version 0.11.0
501 --------------
502
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503 Security:
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504
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505 * Fixed CVE-2010-0009: Apache CouchDB Timing Attack Vulnerability.
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506 * Added default cookie-authentication and users database.
507 * Added Futon user interface for user signup and login.
508 * Added per-database reader access control lists.
6c2f190 @jasondavies Fix speling and formatting.
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509 * Added per-database security object for configuration data in validation
510 functions.
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511 * Added proxy authentication handler
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512
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513 HTTP Interface:
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514
515 * Provide Content-MD5 header support for attachments.
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516 * Added URL Rewriter handler.
517 * Added virtual host handling.
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518
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519 View Server:
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520
521 * Added optional 'raw' binary collation for faster view builds where Unicode
522 collation is not important.
523 * Improved view index build time by reducing ICU collation callouts.
524 * Improved view information objects.
525 * Bug fix for partial updates during view builds.
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526 * Move query server to a design-doc based protocol.
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527 * Use json2.js for JSON serialization for compatiblity with native JSON.
6c2f190 @jasondavies Fix speling and formatting.
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528 * Major refactoring of couchjs to lay the groundwork for disabling cURL
529 support. The new HTTP interaction acts like a synchronous XHR. Example usage
530 of the new system is in the JavaScript CLI test runner.
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531
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532 Replication:
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533
534 * Added option to implicitly create replication target databases.
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535 * Avoid leaking file descriptors on automatic replication restarts.
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536 * Added option to replicate a list of documents by id.
537 * Allow continuous replication to be cancelled.
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538
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539 Storage System:
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540
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541 * Adds batching of multiple updating requests, to improve throughput with many
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542 writers. Removed the now redundant couch_batch_save module.
426fa47 @jchris add security stuff to CHANGES and NEWS
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543 * Adds configurable compression of attachments.
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544
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545 Runtime Statistics:
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546
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547 * Statistics are now calculated for a moving window instead of non-overlapping
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548 timeframes.
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549 * Fixed a problem with statistics timers and system sleep.
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550 * Moved statistic names to a term file in the priv directory.
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551
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552 Futon:
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553
554 * Added a button for view compaction.
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555 * JSON strings are now displayed as-is in the document view, without the escaping of
556 new-lines and quotes. That dramatically improves readability of multi-line
557 strings.
558 * Same goes for editing of JSON string values. When a change to a field value is
559 submitted, and the value is not valid JSON it is assumed to be a string. This
560 improves editing of multi-line strings a lot.
561 * Hitting tab in textareas no longer moves focus to the next form field, but simply
562 inserts a tab character at the current caret position.
563 * Fixed some font declarations.
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564
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565 Build and System Integration:
566
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567 * Updated and improved source documentation.
2da77cc @nslater small fix
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568 * Fixed distribution preparation for building on Mac OS X.
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569 * Added support for building a Windows installer as part of 'make dist'.
570 * Bug fix for building couch.app's module list.
571 * ETap tests are now run during make distcheck. This included a number of
572 updates to the build system to properly support VPATH builds.
573 * Gavin McDonald setup a build-bot instance. More info can be found at
574 http://ci.apache.org/buildbot.html
575
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576 Version 0.10.1
577 --------------
578
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579 Replicator:
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580
581 * Stability enhancements regarding redirects, timeouts, OAuth.
582
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583 Query Server:
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584
585 * Avoid process leaks
586 * Allow list and view to span languages
587
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588 Stats:
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589
590 * Eliminate new process flood on system wake
591
592 Build and System Integration:
593
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594 * Test suite now works with the distcheck target.
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595
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596 Version 0.10.0
597 --------------
598
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599 Storage Format:
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600
601 * Add move headers with checksums to the end of database files for extra robust
602 storage and faster storage.
603
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604 View Server:
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605
606 * Added native Erlang views for high-performance applications.
607
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608 HTTP Interface:
609
610 * Added optional cookie-based authentication handler.
611 * Added optional two-legged OAuth authentication handler.
612
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613 Build and System Integration:
614
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615 * Changed `couchdb` script configuration options.
616 * Added default.d and local.d configuration directories to load sequence.
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617
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618
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619 Version 0.9.2
620 -------------
621
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622 Replication:
623
624 * Fix replication with 0.10 servers initiated by an 0.9 server (COUCHDB-559).
625
626 Build and System Integration:
627
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628 * Remove branch callbacks to allow building couchjs against newer versions of
629 Spidermonkey.
630
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631 Version 0.9.1
632 -------------
633
634 Build and System Integration:
635
636 * PID file directory is now created by the SysV/BSD daemon scripts.
637 * Fixed the environment variables shown by the configure script.
638 * Fixed the build instructions shown by the configure script.
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639 * Updated ownership and permission advice in `README` for better security.
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640
641 Configuration and stats system:
642
643 * Corrected missing configuration file error message.
644 * Fixed incorrect recording of request time.
645
646 Database Core:
647
648 * Document validation for underscore prefixed variables.
649 * Made attachment storage less sparse.
650 * Fixed problems when a database with delayed commits pending is considered
651 idle, and subject to losing changes when shutdown. (COUCHDB-334)
652
653 External Handlers:
654
655 * Fix POST requests.
656
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657 Futon:
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658
659 * Redirect when loading a deleted view URI from the cookie.
660
661 HTTP Interface:
662
663 * Attachment requests respect the "rev" query-string parameter.
664
665 JavaScript View Server:
666
667 * Useful JavaScript Error messages.
668
669 Replication:
670
671 * Added support for Unicode characters transmitted as UTF-16 surrogate pairs.
672 * URL-encode attachment names when necessary.
673 * Pull specific revisions of an attachment, instead of just the latest one.
674 * Work around a rare chunk-merging problem in ibrowse.
675 * Work with documents containing Unicode characters outside the Basic
676 Multilingual Plane.
677
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678 Version 0.9.0
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679 -------------
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680
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681 Futon Utility Client:
682
683 * Added pagination to the database listing page.
684 * Implemented attachment uploading from the document page.
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685 * Added page that shows the current configuration, and allows modification of
686 option values.
687 * Added a JSON "source view" for document display.
688 * JSON data in view rows is now syntax highlighted.
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689 * Removed the use of an iframe for better integration with browser history and
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690 bookmarking.
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691 * Full database listing in the sidebar has been replaced by a short list of
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692 recent databases.
693 * The view editor now allows selection of the view language if there is more
694 than one configured.
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695 * Added links to go to the raw view or document URI.
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696 * Added status page to display currently running tasks in CouchDB.
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697 * JavaScript test suite split into multiple files.
698 * Pagination for reduce views.
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699
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700 Design Document Resource Paths:
701
702 * Added httpd_design_handlers config section.
703 * Moved _view to httpd_design_handlers.
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704 * Added ability to render documents as non-JSON content-types with _show and
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705 _list functions, which are also httpd_design_handlers.
706
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707 HTTP Interface:
708
709 * Added client side UUIDs for idempotent document creation
710 * HTTP COPY for documents
711 * Streaming of chunked attachment PUTs to disk
712 * Remove negative count feature
713 * Add include_docs option for view queries
714 * Add multi-key view post for views
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715 * Query parameter validation
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716 * Use stale=ok to request potentially cached view index
717 * External query handler module for full-text or other indexers.
718 * Etags for attachments, views, shows and lists
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719 * Show and list functions for rendering documents and views as developer
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720 controlled content-types.
721 * Attachment names may use slashes to allow uploading of nested directories
722 (useful for static web hosting).
723 * Option for a view to run over design documents.
724 * Added newline to JSON responses. Closes bike-shed.
725
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726 Replication:
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727
728 * Using ibrowse.
729 * Checkpoint replications so failures are less expensive.
730 * Automatically retry of failed replications.
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731 * Stream attachments in pull-replication.
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732
733 Database Core:
734
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735 * Faster B-tree implementation.
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736 * Changed internal JSON term format.
737 * Improvements to Erlang VM interactions under heavy load.
738 * User context and administrator role.
739 * Update validations with design document validation functions.
740 * Document purge functionality.
741 * Ref-counting for database file handles.
742
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743 Build and System Integration:
744
745 * The `couchdb` script now supports system chainable configuration files.
746 * The Mac OS X daemon script now redirects STDOUT and STDERR like SysV/BSD.
747 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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748 * Added COUCHDB_OPTIONS to etc/default/couchdb file.
749 * Remove COUCHDB_INI_FILE and COUCHDB_PID_FILE from etc/default/couchdb file.
750 * Updated `configure.ac` to manually link `libm` for portability.
751 * Updated `configure.ac` to extended default library paths.
752 * Removed inets configuration files.
753 * Added command line test runner.
754 * Created dev target for make.
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755
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756 Configuration and stats system:
757
758 * Separate default and local configuration files.
759 * HTTP interface for configuration changes.
760 * Statistics framework with HTTP query API.
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761
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762 Version 0.8.1-incubating
763 ------------------------
764
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765 Database Core:
766
767 * Fix for replication problems where the write queues can get backed up if the
768 writes aren't happening fast enough to keep up with the reads. For a large
769 replication, this can exhaust memory and crash, or slow down the machine
770 dramatically. The fix keeps only one document in the write queue at a time.
771 * Fix for databases sometimes incorrectly reporting that they contain 0
772 documents after compaction.
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773 * CouchDB now uses ibrowse instead of inets for its internal HTTP client
774 implementation. This means better replication stability.
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775
776 HTTP Interface:
777
778 * Fix for chunked responses where chunks were always being split into multiple
779 TCP packets, which caused problems with the test suite under Safari, and in
780 some other cases.
781 * Fix for an invalid JSON response body being returned for some kinds of
782 views. (COUCHDB-84)
783 * Fix for connections not getting closed after rejecting a chunked request.
784 (COUCHDB-55)
785 * CouchDB can now be bound to IPv6 addresses.
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786 * The HTTP `Server` header now contains the versions of CouchDB and Erlang.
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787
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788 JavaScript View Server:
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789
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790 * Sealing of documents has been disabled due to an incompatibility with
791 SpiderMonkey 1.9.
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792 * Improve error handling for undefined values emitted by map functions.
793 (COUCHDB-83)
794
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795 Build and System Integration:
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796
797 * The `couchdb` script no longer uses `awk` for configuration checks as this
798 was causing portability problems.
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799 * Updated `sudo` example in `README` to use the `-i` option, this fixes
6cd122d @nslater slight rewording
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800 problems when invoking from a directory the `couchdb` user cannot access.
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801
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802 Futon:
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803
804 * The view selector dropdown should now work in Opera and Internet Explorer
805 even when it includes optgroups for design documents. (COUCHDB-81)
806
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807 Version 0.8.0-incubating
808 ------------------------
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809
810 Database Core:
811
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812 * The view engine has been completely decoupled from the storage engine. Index
813 data is now stored in separate files, and the format of the main database
814 file has changed.
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815 * Databases can now be compacted to reclaim space used for deleted documents
816 and old document revisions.
817 * Support for incremental map/reduce views has been added.
818 * To support map/reduce, the structure of design documents has changed. View
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819 values are now JSON objects containing at least a `map` member, and
820 optionally a `reduce` member.
821 * View servers are now identified by name (for example `javascript`) instead of
822 by media type.
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823 * Automatically generated document IDs are now based on proper UUID generation
824 using the crypto module.
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825 * The field `content-type` in the JSON representation of attachments has been
826 renamed to `content_type` (underscore).
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827
828 HTTP Interface:
829
830 * CouchDB now uses MochiWeb instead of inets for the HTTP server
831 implementation. Among other things, this means that the extra configuration
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832 files needed for inets (such as `couch_httpd.conf`) are no longer used.
833 * The HTTP interface now completely supports the `HEAD` method. (COUCHDB-3)
834 * Improved compliance of `Etag` handling with the HTTP specification.
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835 (COUCHDB-13)
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836 * Etags are no longer included in responses to document `GET` requests that
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837 include query string parameters causing the JSON response to change without
838 the revision or the URI having changed.
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839 * The bulk document update API has changed slightly on both the request and the
840 response side. In addition, bulk updates are now atomic.
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841 * CouchDB now uses `TCP_NODELAY` to fix performance problems with persistent
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842 connections on some platforms due to nagling.
843 * Including a `?descending=false` query string parameter in requests to views
844 no longer raises an error.
845 * Requests to unknown top-level reserved URLs (anything with a leading
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846 underscore) now return a `unknown_private_path` error instead of the
847 confusing `illegal_database_name`.
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848 * The Temporary view handling now expects a JSON request body, where the JSON
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849 is an object with at least a `map` member, and optional `reduce` and
850 `language` members.
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851 * Temporary views no longer determine the view server based on the Content-Type
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852 header of the `POST` request, but rather by looking for a `language` member
853 in the JSON body of the request.
854 * The status code of responses to `DELETE` requests is now 200 to reflect that
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855 that the deletion is performed synchronously.
856
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857 JavaScript View Server:
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858
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859 * SpiderMonkey is no longer included with CouchDB, but rather treated as a
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860 normal external dependency. A simple C program (`_couchjs`) is provided that
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861 links against an existing SpiderMonkey installation and uses the interpreter
862 embedding API.
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863 * View functions using the default JavaScript view server can now do logging
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864 using the global `log(message)` function. Log messages are directed into the
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865 CouchDB log at `INFO` level. (COUCHDB-59)
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866 * The global `map(key, value)` function made available to view code has been
867 renamed to `emit(key, value)`.
868 * Fixed handling of exceptions raised by view functions.
869
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870 Build and System Integration:
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871
872 * CouchDB can automatically respawn following a server crash.
873 * Database server no longer refuses to start with a stale PID file.
874 * System logrotate configuration provided.
875 * Improved handling of ICU shared libraries.
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nslater authored
876 * The `couchdb` script now automatically enables SMP support in Erlang.
877 * The `couchdb` and `couchjs` scripts have been improved for portability.
a7f666c @nslater added my changes to NEWS and CHANGES
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878 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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879
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880 Futon:
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881
882 * When adding a field to a document, Futon now just adds a field with an
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883 autogenerated name instead of prompting for the name with a dialog. The name
884 is automatically put into edit mode so that it can be changed immediately.
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885 * Fields are now sorted alphabetically by name when a document is displayed.
886 * Futon can be used to create and update permanent views.
887 * The maximum number of rows to display per page on the database page can now
888 be adjusted.
889 * Futon now uses the XMLHTTPRequest API asynchronously to communicate with the
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890 CouchDB HTTP server, so that most operations no longer block the browser.
891 * View results sorting can now be switched between ascending and descending by
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892 clicking on the `Key` column header.
893 * Fixed a bug where documents that contained a `@` character could not be
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894 viewed. (COUCHDB-12)
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895 * The database page now provides a `Compact` button to trigger database
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896 compaction. (COUCHDB-38)
897 * Fixed portential double encoding of document IDs and other URI segments in
898 many instances. (COUCHDB-39)
899 * Improved display of attachments.
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900 * The JavaScript Shell has been removed due to unresolved licensing issues.
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