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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
7d41813 @rnewson COUCHDB-1060 - Switch to PBKDF2 for new passwords
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26 Security:
27
28 * Passwords are now hashed using the PBKDF2 algorithm with a
29 configurable work factor.
30
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31 Version 1.2.1
32 -------------
33
34 This version has not been released yet.
35
ca5bfe5 @janl Udpate NEWS and CHANGES for 1.2.0-dev
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36 Version 1.2.0
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37 -------------
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38
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39 Authentication:
40
41 * Fix use of OAuth with VHosts and URL rewriting.
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42 * OAuth secrets can now be stored in the users system database
43 as an alternative to key value pairs in the .ini configuration.
44 By default this is disabled (secrets are stored in the .ini)
45 but can be enabled via the .ini configuration key `use_users_db`
46 in the `couch_httpd_oauth` section.
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47 * Documents in the _users database are no longer publicly
48 readable.
49 * Confidential information in the _replication database is no
50 longer publicly readable.
51 * Password hashes are now calculated by CouchDB. Clients are no
52 longer required to do this manually.
da33e34 @rnewson Allow persistent cookies
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53 * Cookies used for authentication can be made persistent by enabling
54 the .ini configuration key `allow_persistent_cookies' in the
55 `couch_httpd_auth` section.
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56
df7ac13 @davisp CouchDB no longer requires cURL to build.
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57 Build System:
58
59 * cURL is no longer required to build CouchDB as it is only
60 used by the command line JS test runner. If cURL is available
61 when building CouchJS you can enable the HTTP bindings by
62 passing -H on the command line.
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63 * Temporarily made `make check` pass with R15B. A more thorough
64 fix is in the works (COUCHDB-1424).
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65 * Fixed --with-js-include and --with-js-lib options.
66 * Added --with-js-lib-name option.
df7ac13 @davisp CouchDB no longer requires cURL to build.
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67
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68 HTTP Interface:
69
70 * Added a native JSON parser.
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71 * The _active_tasks API now offers more granular fields. Each
72 task type is now able to expose different properties.
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73 * Added built-in changes feed filter `_view`.
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74 * Fixes to the `_changes` feed heartbeat option which caused
75 heartbeats to be missed when used with a filter. This caused
76 timeouts of continuous pull replications with a filter.
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77 * Properly restart the SSL socket on configuration changes.
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78
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79 Replicator:
80
81 * A new replicator implementation. It offers more performance and
82 configuration options.
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83 * Passing non-string values to query_params is now a 400 bad
84 request. This is to reduce the surprise that all parameters
85 are converted to strings internally.
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86 * Added optional field `since_seq` to replication objects/documents.
87 It allows to bootstrap a replication from a specific source sequence
88 number.
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89 * Simpler replication cancellation. In addition to the current method,
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90 replications can now be canceled by specifying the replication ID
91 instead of the original replication object/document.
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92
93 Storage System:
94
95 * 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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96 snappy or zlib's deflate). This feature is enabled by default, but it
97 can be disabled by adapting local.ini accordingly. The on-disk format
98 is upgraded on compaction and new DB/view creation to support this.
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99 * Several performance improvements, most notably regarding database writes
100 and view indexing.
101 * Computation of the size of the latest MVCC snapshot data and all its
102 supporting metadata, both for database and view index files. This
103 information is exposed as the `data_size` attribute in the database and
104 view group information URIs.
105 * The size of the buffers used for database and view compaction is now
106 configurable.
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107 * Added support for automatic database and view compaction. This feature
108 is disabled by default, but it can be enabled via the .ini configuration.
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109 * Performance improvements for the built-in changes feed filters `_doc_ids`
110 and `_design'.
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111
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112 View Server:
113
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114 * Add CoffeeScript (http://coffeescript.org/) as a first class view server
115 language.
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116 * Fixed old index file descriptor leaks after a view cleanup.
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117 * The requested_path property keeps the pre-rewrite path even when no VHost
118 configuration is matched.
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119 * Fixed incorrect reduce query results when using pagination parameters.
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120 * Made icu_driver work with Erlang R15B and later.
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121
ca5bfe5 @janl Udpate NEWS and CHANGES for 1.2.0-dev
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122 OAuth:
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123
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124 * Updated bundled erlang_oauth library to the latest version.
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125
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126 Futon:
127
128 * The `Status` screen (active tasks) now displays two new task status
129 fields: `Started on` and `Updated on`.
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130 * Futon remembers view code every time it is saved, allowing to save an
131 edit that amounts to a revert.
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132
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133 Version 1.1.2
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134 -------------
135
136 This version has not been released yet.
137
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138 HTTP Interface:
139
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140 * ETag of attachment changes only when the attachment changes, not
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141 the document.
6d912c9 @rnewson COUCHDB-1337 - Use attachments md5 as ETag if available
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142
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143 Replicator:
144
145 * Fix pull replication of documents with many revisions.
146
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147 Version 1.1.1
148 -------------
149
150 * Support SpiderMonkey 1.8.5
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151 * Add configurable maximum to the number of bytes returned by _log.
152 * Allow CommonJS modules to be an empty string.
153 * Bump minimum Erlang version to R13B02.
154 * Do not run deleted validate_doc_update functions.
acf1f25 @rnewson COUCHDB-1206 - document in CHANGES/NEWS.
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155 * ETags for views include current sequence if include_docs=true.
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156 * Fix bug where duplicates can appear in _changes feed.
157 * Fix bug where update handlers break after conflict resolution.
158 * Fix bug with _replicator where include "filter" could crash couch.
159 * Fix crashes when compacting large views.
160 * Fix file descriptor leak in _log
161 * Fix missing revisions in _changes?style=all_docs.
162 * Improve handling of compaction at max_dbs_open limit.
9c2b590 @rnewson move notes on COUCHDB-1274 to 1.1.1 now it's been backported.
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163 * JSONP responses now send "text/javascript" for Content-Type.
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164 * Link to ICU 4.2 on Windows.
165 * Permit forward slashes in path to update functions.
166 * Reap couchjs processes that hit reduce_overflow error.
167 * Status code can be specified in update handlers.
168 * Support provides() in show functions.
169 * _view_cleanup when ddoc has no views now removes all index files.
170 * max_replication_retry_count now supports "infinity".
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171 * Fix replication crash when source database has a document with empty ID.
172 * Fix deadlock when assigning couchjs processes to serve requests.
173 * Fixes to the document multipart PUT API.
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174 * Fixes regarding file descriptor leaks for databases with views.
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175
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176 Version 1.1.0
177 -------------
178
179 All CHANGES for 1.0.2 and 1.0.3 also apply to 1.1.0.
180
181 HTTP Interface:
182
183 * Native SSL support.
184 * Added support for HTTP range requests for attachments.
185 * Added built-in filters for `_changes`: `_doc_ids` and `_design`.
186 * Added configuration option for TCP_NODELAY aka "Nagle".
187 * Allow POSTing arguments to `_changes`.
188 * Allow `keys` parameter for GET requests to views.
189 * Allow wildcards in vhosts definitions.
190 * More granular ETag support for views.
191 * More flexible URL rewriter.
192 * Added support for recognizing "Q values" and media parameters in
193 HTTP Accept headers.
194 * Validate doc ids that come from a PUT to a URL.
195
196 Externals:
197
198 * Added OS Process module to manage daemons outside of CouchDB.
199 * Added HTTP Proxy handler for more scalable externals.
200
201 Replicator:
202
203 * Added `_replicator` database to manage replications.
204 * Fixed issues when an endpoint is a remote database accessible via SSL.
205 * Added support for continuous by-doc-IDs replication.
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206 * Fix issue where revision info was omitted when replicating attachments.
207 * Integrity of attachment replication is now verified by MD5.
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208
209 Storage System:
210
211 * Multiple micro-optimizations when reading data.
212
213 View Server:
214
215 * Added CommonJS support to map functions.
216 * Added `stale=update_after` query option that triggers a view update after
217 returning a `stale=ok` response.
218 * Warn about empty result caused by `startkey` and `endkey` limiting.
219 * Built-in reduce function `_sum` now accepts lists of integers as input.
220 * Added view query aliases start_key, end_key, start_key_doc_id and
221 end_key_doc_id.
222
223 Futon:
224
225 * Added a "change password"-feature to Futon.
226
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227 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
228
229 * Fix for variable substituion
230
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231 Version 1.0.3
232 -------------
233
234 General:
235
236 * Fixed compatibility issues with Erlang R14B02.
237
238 HTTP Interface:
239
240 * Fix bug that allows invalid UTF-8 after valid escapes.
241 * The query parameter `include_docs` now honors the parameter `conflicts`.
242 This applies to queries against map views, _all_docs and _changes.
243 * Added support for inclusive_end with reduce views.
244
245 Storage System:
246
247 * More performant queries against _changes and _all_docs when using the
248 `include_docs` parameter.
249
250 Replicator:
251
252 * Enabled replication over IPv6.
253 * Fixed for crashes in continuous and filtered changes feeds.
254 * Fixed error when restarting replications in OTP R14B02.
255 * Upgrade ibrowse to version 2.2.0.
256 * Fixed bug when using a filter and a limit of 1.
257
258 Security:
259
260 * Fixed OAuth signature computation in OTP R14B02.
261 * Handle passwords with : in them.
262
263 Futon:
264
265 * Made compatible with jQuery 1.5.x.
266
267 Etap Test Suite:
268
269 * Etap tests no longer require use of port 5984. They now use a randomly
270 selected port so they won't clash with a running CouchDB.
271
272 Windows:
273
274 * Windows builds now require ICU >= 4.4.0 and Erlang >= R14B03. See
275 COUCHDB-1152, and COUCHDB-963 + OTP-9139 for more information.
276
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277 Version 1.0.2
278 -------------
279
280 Futon:
281
282 * Make test suite work with Safari and Chrome.
283 * Fixed animated progress spinner.
284 * Fix raw view document link due to overzealous URI encoding.
285 * Spell javascript correctly in loadScript(uri).
286
287 Storage System:
288
289 * Fix leaking file handles after compacting databases and views.
290 * Fix databases forgetting their validation function after compaction.
291 * Fix occasional timeout errors after successfully compacting large databases.
292 * Fix ocassional error when writing to a database that has just been compacted.
293 * Fix occasional timeout errors on systems with slow or heavily loaded IO.
294 * Fix for OOME when compactions include documents with many conflicts.
295 * Fix for missing attachment compression when MIME types included parameters.
296 * Preserve purge metadata during compaction to avoid spurious view rebuilds.
297 * Fix spurious conflicts introduced when uploading an attachment after
298 a doc has been in a conflict. See COUCHDB-902 for details.
299 * Fix for frequently edited documents in multi-master deployments being
300 duplicated in _changes and _all_docs. See COUCHDDB-968 for details on how
301 to repair.
302 * Significantly higher read and write throughput against database and
303 view index files.
304
305 Log System:
306
307 * Reduce lengthy stack traces.
308 * Allow logging of native <xml> types.
309
310 HTTP Interface:
311
312 * Allow reduce=false parameter in map-only views.
313 * Fix parsing of Accept headers.
314 * Fix for multipart GET APIs when an attachment was created during a
315 local-local replication. See COUCHDB-1022 for details.
316
317 Replicator:
318
319 * Updated ibrowse library to 2.1.2 fixing numerous replication issues.
320 * Make sure that the replicator respects HTTP settings defined in the config.
321 * Fix error when the ibrowse connection closes unexpectedly.
322 * Fix authenticated replication (with HTTP basic auth) of design documents
323 with attachments.
324 * Various fixes to make replication more resilient for edge-cases.
325
326 View Server:
327
328 * Don't trigger view updates when requesting `_design/doc/_info`.
329 * Fix for circular references in CommonJS requires.
330 * Made isArray() function available to functions executed in the query server.
331 * Documents are now sealed before being passed to map functions.
332 * Force view compaction failure when duplicated document data exists. When
333 this error is seen in the logs users should rebuild their views from
334 scratch to fix the issue. See COUCHDB-999 for details.
335
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336 Version 1.0.1
337 -------------
338
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339 Storage System:
340
341 * Fix data corruption bug COUCHDB-844. Please see
342 http://couchdb.apache.org/notice/1.0.1.html for details.
343
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344 Replicator:
345
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346 * Added support for replication via an HTTP/HTTPS proxy.
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347 * Fix pull replication of attachments from 0.11 to 1.0.x.
348 * Make the _changes feed work with non-integer seqnums.
349
350 HTTP Interface:
351
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352 * Expose `committed_update_seq` for monitoring purposes.
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353 * Show fields saved along with _deleted=true. Allows for auditing of deletes.
354 * More robust Accept-header detection.
355
356 Authentication:
357
358 * Enable basic-auth popup when required to access the server, to prevent
359 people from getting locked out.
360
361 Futon:
362
363 * User interface element for querying stale (cached) views.
364
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365 Build and System Integration:
366
367 * Included additional source files for distribution.
368
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369 Version 1.0.0
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370 -------------
371
372 Security:
373
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374 * Added authentication caching, to avoid repeated opening and closing of the
375 users database for each request requiring authentication.
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376
377 Storage System:
378
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379 * Small optimization for reordering result lists.
380 * More efficient header commits.
381 * Use O_APPEND to save lseeks.
382 * Faster implementation of pread_iolist(). Further improves performance on
383 concurrent reads.
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384
385 View Server:
386
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387 * Faster default view collation.
388 * Added option to include update_seq in view responses.
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389
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390 Version 0.11.2
391 --------------
392
393 Replicator:
394
395 * Fix bug when pushing design docs by non-admins, which was hanging the
396 replicator for no good reason.
397 * Fix bug when pulling design documents from a source that requires
398 basic-auth.
399
400 HTTP Interface:
401
402 * Better error messages on invalid URL requests.
403
404 Authentication:
405
406 * User documents can now be deleted by admins or the user.
407
408 Security:
409
410 * Avoid potential DOS attack by guarding all creation of atoms.
411
412 Futon:
413
414 * Add some Futon files that were missing from the Makefile.
415
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416 Version 0.11.1
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417 --------------
418
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419 HTTP Interface:
420
421 * Mask passwords in active tasks and logging.
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422 * Update mochijson2 to allow output of BigNums not in float form.
423 * Added support for X-HTTP-METHOD-OVERRIDE.
424 * Better error message for database names.
425 * Disable jsonp by default.
426 * Accept gzip encoded standalone attachments.
427 * Made max_concurrent_connections configurable.
428 * Made changes API more robust.
429 * Send newly generated document rev to callers of an update function.
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430
431 Futon:
432
433 * Use "expando links" for over-long document values in Futon.
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434 * Added continuous replication option.
435 * Added option to replicating test results anonymously to a community
436 CouchDB instance.
437 * Allow creation and deletion of config entries.
438 * Fixed display issues with doc ids that have escaped characters.
439 * Fixed various UI issues.
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440
441 Build and System Integration:
442
443 * Output of `couchdb --help` has been improved.
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444 * Fixed compatibility with the Erlang R14 series.
445 * Fixed warnings on Linux builds.
446 * Fixed build error when aclocal needs to be called during the build.
447 * Require ICU 4.3.1.
448 * Fixed compatibility with Solaris.
449
450 Security:
451
452 * Added authentication redirect URL to log in clients.
453 * Fixed query parameter encoding issue in oauth.js.
454 * Made authentication timeout configurable.
455 * Temporary views are now admin-only resources.
456
457 Storage System:
458
459 * Don't require a revpos for attachment stubs.
460 * Added checking to ensure when a revpos is sent with an attachment stub,
461 it's correct.
462 * Make file deletions async to avoid pauses during compaction and db
463 deletion.
464 * Fixed for wrong offset when writing headers and converting them to blocks,
465 only triggered when header is larger than 4k.
466 * Preserve _revs_limit and instance_start_time after compaction.
467
468 Configuration System:
469
470 * Fixed timeout with large .ini files.
471
472 JavaScript Clients:
473
474 * Added tests for couch.js and jquery.couch.js
475 * Added changes handler to jquery.couch.js.
476 * Added cache busting to jquery.couch.js if the user agent is msie.
477 * Added support for multi-document-fetch (via _all_docs) to jquery.couch.js.
478 * Added attachment versioning to jquery.couch.js.
479 * Added option to control ensure_full_commit to jquery.couch.js.
480 * Added list functionality to jquery.couch.js.
481 * Fixed issues where bulkSave() wasn't sending a POST body.
482
483 View Server:
484
485 * Provide a UUID to update functions (and all other functions) that they can
486 use to create new docs.
487 * Upgrade CommonJS modules support to 1.1.1.
488 * Fixed erlang filter funs and normalize filter fun API.
489 * Fixed hang in view shutdown.
490
491 Log System:
492
493 * Log HEAD requests as HEAD, not GET.
494 * Keep massive JSON blobs out of the error log.
495 * Fixed a timeout issue.
496
497 Replication System:
498
499 * Refactored various internal APIs related to attachment streaming.
500 * Fixed hanging replication.
501 * Fixed keepalive issue.
502
503 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
504
505 * Allow more complex keys in rewriter.
506 * Allow global rewrites so system defaults are available in vhosts.
507 * Allow isolation of databases with vhosts.
508 * Fix issue with passing variables to query parameters.
509
510 Test Suite:
511
512 * Made the test suite overall more reliable.
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513
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514 Version 0.11.0
515 --------------
516
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517 Security:
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518
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519 * Fixed CVE-2010-0009: Apache CouchDB Timing Attack Vulnerability.
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520 * Added default cookie-authentication and users database.
521 * Added Futon user interface for user signup and login.
522 * Added per-database reader access control lists.
6c2f190 @jasondavies Fix speling and formatting.
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523 * Added per-database security object for configuration data in validation
524 functions.
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525 * Added proxy authentication handler
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526
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527 HTTP Interface:
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528
529 * Provide Content-MD5 header support for attachments.
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530 * Added URL Rewriter handler.
531 * Added virtual host handling.
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532
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533 View Server:
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534
535 * Added optional 'raw' binary collation for faster view builds where Unicode
536 collation is not important.
537 * Improved view index build time by reducing ICU collation callouts.
538 * Improved view information objects.
539 * Bug fix for partial updates during view builds.
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540 * Move query server to a design-doc based protocol.
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jchris authored
541 * Use json2.js for JSON serialization for compatiblity with native JSON.
6c2f190 @jasondavies Fix speling and formatting.
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542 * Major refactoring of couchjs to lay the groundwork for disabling cURL
543 support. The new HTTP interaction acts like a synchronous XHR. Example usage
544 of the new system is in the JavaScript CLI test runner.
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545
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546 Replication:
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547
548 * Added option to implicitly create replication target databases.
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549 * Avoid leaking file descriptors on automatic replication restarts.
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550 * Added option to replicate a list of documents by id.
551 * Allow continuous replication to be cancelled.
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552
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553 Storage System:
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554
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555 * Adds batching of multiple updating requests, to improve throughput with many
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556 writers. Removed the now redundant couch_batch_save module.
426fa47 @jchris add security stuff to CHANGES and NEWS
jchris authored
557 * Adds configurable compression of attachments.
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558
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559 Runtime Statistics:
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560
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561 * Statistics are now calculated for a moving window instead of non-overlapping
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562 timeframes.
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563 * Fixed a problem with statistics timers and system sleep.
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564 * Moved statistic names to a term file in the priv directory.
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565
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566 Futon:
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567
568 * Added a button for view compaction.
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569 * JSON strings are now displayed as-is in the document view, without the escaping of
570 new-lines and quotes. That dramatically improves readability of multi-line
571 strings.
572 * Same goes for editing of JSON string values. When a change to a field value is
573 submitted, and the value is not valid JSON it is assumed to be a string. This
574 improves editing of multi-line strings a lot.
575 * Hitting tab in textareas no longer moves focus to the next form field, but simply
576 inserts a tab character at the current caret position.
577 * Fixed some font declarations.
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578
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579 Build and System Integration:
580
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581 * Updated and improved source documentation.
2da77cc @nslater small fix
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582 * Fixed distribution preparation for building on Mac OS X.
df02faf @nslater initial round of documentation changes
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583 * Added support for building a Windows installer as part of 'make dist'.
584 * Bug fix for building couch.app's module list.
585 * ETap tests are now run during make distcheck. This included a number of
586 updates to the build system to properly support VPATH builds.
587 * Gavin McDonald setup a build-bot instance. More info can be found at
588 http://ci.apache.org/buildbot.html
589
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590 Version 0.10.1
591 --------------
592
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593 Replicator:
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594
595 * Stability enhancements regarding redirects, timeouts, OAuth.
596
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597 Query Server:
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598
599 * Avoid process leaks
600 * Allow list and view to span languages
601
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602 Stats:
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603
604 * Eliminate new process flood on system wake
605
606 Build and System Integration:
607
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608 * Test suite now works with the distcheck target.
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609
09c2444 @nslater updated docs
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610 Version 0.10.0
611 --------------
612
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613 Storage Format:
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614
615 * Add move headers with checksums to the end of database files for extra robust
616 storage and faster storage.
617
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618 View Server:
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619
620 * Added native Erlang views for high-performance applications.
621
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622 HTTP Interface:
623
624 * Added optional cookie-based authentication handler.
625 * Added optional two-legged OAuth authentication handler.
626
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627 Build and System Integration:
628
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629 * Changed `couchdb` script configuration options.
630 * Added default.d and local.d configuration directories to load sequence.
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631
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632
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633 Version 0.9.2
634 -------------
635
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636 Replication:
637
638 * Fix replication with 0.10 servers initiated by an 0.9 server (COUCHDB-559).
639
640 Build and System Integration:
641
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642 * Remove branch callbacks to allow building couchjs against newer versions of
643 Spidermonkey.
644
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645 Version 0.9.1
646 -------------
647
648 Build and System Integration:
649
650 * PID file directory is now created by the SysV/BSD daemon scripts.
651 * Fixed the environment variables shown by the configure script.
652 * Fixed the build instructions shown by the configure script.
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653 * Updated ownership and permission advice in `README` for better security.
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654
655 Configuration and stats system:
656
657 * Corrected missing configuration file error message.
658 * Fixed incorrect recording of request time.
659
660 Database Core:
661
662 * Document validation for underscore prefixed variables.
663 * Made attachment storage less sparse.
664 * Fixed problems when a database with delayed commits pending is considered
665 idle, and subject to losing changes when shutdown. (COUCHDB-334)
666
667 External Handlers:
668
669 * Fix POST requests.
670
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671 Futon:
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672
673 * Redirect when loading a deleted view URI from the cookie.
674
675 HTTP Interface:
676
677 * Attachment requests respect the "rev" query-string parameter.
678
679 JavaScript View Server:
680
681 * Useful JavaScript Error messages.
682
683 Replication:
684
685 * Added support for Unicode characters transmitted as UTF-16 surrogate pairs.
686 * URL-encode attachment names when necessary.
687 * Pull specific revisions of an attachment, instead of just the latest one.
688 * Work around a rare chunk-merging problem in ibrowse.
689 * Work with documents containing Unicode characters outside the Basic
690 Multilingual Plane.
691
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692 Version 0.9.0
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693 -------------
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694
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695 Futon Utility Client:
696
697 * Added pagination to the database listing page.
698 * Implemented attachment uploading from the document page.
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699 * Added page that shows the current configuration, and allows modification of
700 option values.
701 * Added a JSON "source view" for document display.
702 * JSON data in view rows is now syntax highlighted.
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703 * Removed the use of an iframe for better integration with browser history and
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704 bookmarking.
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705 * Full database listing in the sidebar has been replaced by a short list of
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706 recent databases.
707 * The view editor now allows selection of the view language if there is more
708 than one configured.
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709 * Added links to go to the raw view or document URI.
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710 * Added status page to display currently running tasks in CouchDB.
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711 * JavaScript test suite split into multiple files.
712 * Pagination for reduce views.
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713
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jchris authored
714 Design Document Resource Paths:
715
716 * Added httpd_design_handlers config section.
717 * Moved _view to httpd_design_handlers.
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718 * Added ability to render documents as non-JSON content-types with _show and
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719 _list functions, which are also httpd_design_handlers.
720
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721 HTTP Interface:
722
723 * Added client side UUIDs for idempotent document creation
724 * HTTP COPY for documents
725 * Streaming of chunked attachment PUTs to disk
726 * Remove negative count feature
727 * Add include_docs option for view queries
728 * Add multi-key view post for views
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729 * Query parameter validation
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jchris authored
730 * Use stale=ok to request potentially cached view index
731 * External query handler module for full-text or other indexers.
732 * Etags for attachments, views, shows and lists
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733 * Show and list functions for rendering documents and views as developer
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jchris authored
734 controlled content-types.
735 * Attachment names may use slashes to allow uploading of nested directories
736 (useful for static web hosting).
737 * Option for a view to run over design documents.
738 * Added newline to JSON responses. Closes bike-shed.
739
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740 Replication:
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741
742 * Using ibrowse.
743 * Checkpoint replications so failures are less expensive.
744 * Automatically retry of failed replications.
67bfc3a @nslater minor corrections
nslater authored
745 * Stream attachments in pull-replication.
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746
747 Database Core:
748
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749 * Faster B-tree implementation.
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750 * Changed internal JSON term format.
751 * Improvements to Erlang VM interactions under heavy load.
752 * User context and administrator role.
753 * Update validations with design document validation functions.
754 * Document purge functionality.
755 * Ref-counting for database file handles.
756
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757 Build and System Integration:
758
759 * The `couchdb` script now supports system chainable configuration files.
760 * The Mac OS X daemon script now redirects STDOUT and STDERR like SysV/BSD.
761 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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762 * Added COUCHDB_OPTIONS to etc/default/couchdb file.
763 * Remove COUCHDB_INI_FILE and COUCHDB_PID_FILE from etc/default/couchdb file.
764 * Updated `configure.ac` to manually link `libm` for portability.
765 * Updated `configure.ac` to extended default library paths.
766 * Removed inets configuration files.
767 * Added command line test runner.
768 * Created dev target for make.
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769
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770 Configuration and stats system:
771
772 * Separate default and local configuration files.
773 * HTTP interface for configuration changes.
774 * Statistics framework with HTTP query API.
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775
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776 Version 0.8.1-incubating
777 ------------------------
778
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779 Database Core:
780
781 * Fix for replication problems where the write queues can get backed up if the
782 writes aren't happening fast enough to keep up with the reads. For a large
783 replication, this can exhaust memory and crash, or slow down the machine
784 dramatically. The fix keeps only one document in the write queue at a time.
785 * Fix for databases sometimes incorrectly reporting that they contain 0
786 documents after compaction.
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787 * CouchDB now uses ibrowse instead of inets for its internal HTTP client
788 implementation. This means better replication stability.
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789
790 HTTP Interface:
791
792 * Fix for chunked responses where chunks were always being split into multiple
793 TCP packets, which caused problems with the test suite under Safari, and in
794 some other cases.
795 * Fix for an invalid JSON response body being returned for some kinds of
796 views. (COUCHDB-84)
797 * Fix for connections not getting closed after rejecting a chunked request.
798 (COUCHDB-55)
799 * CouchDB can now be bound to IPv6 addresses.
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800 * The HTTP `Server` header now contains the versions of CouchDB and Erlang.
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cmlenz authored
801
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802 JavaScript View Server:
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803
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804 * Sealing of documents has been disabled due to an incompatibility with
805 SpiderMonkey 1.9.
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806 * Improve error handling for undefined values emitted by map functions.
807 (COUCHDB-83)
808
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809 Build and System Integration:
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810
811 * The `couchdb` script no longer uses `awk` for configuration checks as this
812 was causing portability problems.
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813 * Updated `sudo` example in `README` to use the `-i` option, this fixes
6cd122d @nslater slight rewording
nslater authored
814 problems when invoking from a directory the `couchdb` user cannot access.
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815
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816 Futon:
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817
818 * The view selector dropdown should now work in Opera and Internet Explorer
819 even when it includes optgroups for design documents. (COUCHDB-81)
820
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821 Version 0.8.0-incubating
822 ------------------------
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823
824 Database Core:
825
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826 * The view engine has been completely decoupled from the storage engine. Index
827 data is now stored in separate files, and the format of the main database
828 file has changed.
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829 * Databases can now be compacted to reclaim space used for deleted documents
830 and old document revisions.
831 * Support for incremental map/reduce views has been added.
832 * To support map/reduce, the structure of design documents has changed. View
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833 values are now JSON objects containing at least a `map` member, and
834 optionally a `reduce` member.
835 * View servers are now identified by name (for example `javascript`) instead of
836 by media type.
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837 * Automatically generated document IDs are now based on proper UUID generation
838 using the crypto module.
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839 * The field `content-type` in the JSON representation of attachments has been
840 renamed to `content_type` (underscore).
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841
842 HTTP Interface:
843
844 * CouchDB now uses MochiWeb instead of inets for the HTTP server
845 implementation. Among other things, this means that the extra configuration
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846 files needed for inets (such as `couch_httpd.conf`) are no longer used.
847 * The HTTP interface now completely supports the `HEAD` method. (COUCHDB-3)
848 * Improved compliance of `Etag` handling with the HTTP specification.
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849 (COUCHDB-13)
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850 * Etags are no longer included in responses to document `GET` requests that
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851 include query string parameters causing the JSON response to change without
852 the revision or the URI having changed.
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853 * The bulk document update API has changed slightly on both the request and the
854 response side. In addition, bulk updates are now atomic.
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855 * CouchDB now uses `TCP_NODELAY` to fix performance problems with persistent
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856 connections on some platforms due to nagling.
857 * Including a `?descending=false` query string parameter in requests to views
858 no longer raises an error.
859 * Requests to unknown top-level reserved URLs (anything with a leading
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860 underscore) now return a `unknown_private_path` error instead of the
861 confusing `illegal_database_name`.
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862 * The Temporary view handling now expects a JSON request body, where the JSON
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863 is an object with at least a `map` member, and optional `reduce` and
864 `language` members.
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865 * Temporary views no longer determine the view server based on the Content-Type
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866 header of the `POST` request, but rather by looking for a `language` member
867 in the JSON body of the request.
868 * The status code of responses to `DELETE` requests is now 200 to reflect that
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869 that the deletion is performed synchronously.
870
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871 JavaScript View Server:
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872
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873 * SpiderMonkey is no longer included with CouchDB, but rather treated as a
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874 normal external dependency. A simple C program (`_couchjs`) is provided that
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875 links against an existing SpiderMonkey installation and uses the interpreter
876 embedding API.
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877 * View functions using the default JavaScript view server can now do logging
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878 using the global `log(message)` function. Log messages are directed into the
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879 CouchDB log at `INFO` level. (COUCHDB-59)
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880 * The global `map(key, value)` function made available to view code has been
881 renamed to `emit(key, value)`.
882 * Fixed handling of exceptions raised by view functions.
883
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884 Build and System Integration:
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885
886 * CouchDB can automatically respawn following a server crash.
887 * Database server no longer refuses to start with a stale PID file.
888 * System logrotate configuration provided.
889 * Improved handling of ICU shared libraries.
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890 * The `couchdb` script now automatically enables SMP support in Erlang.
891 * The `couchdb` and `couchjs` scripts have been improved for portability.
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892 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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893
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894 Futon:
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895
896 * When adding a field to a document, Futon now just adds a field with an
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897 autogenerated name instead of prompting for the name with a dialog. The name
898 is automatically put into edit mode so that it can be changed immediately.
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899 * Fields are now sorted alphabetically by name when a document is displayed.
900 * Futon can be used to create and update permanent views.
901 * The maximum number of rows to display per page on the database page can now
902 be adjusted.
903 * Futon now uses the XMLHTTPRequest API asynchronously to communicate with the
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904 CouchDB HTTP server, so that most operations no longer block the browser.
905 * View results sorting can now be switched between ascending and descending by
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906 clicking on the `Key` column header.
907 * Fixed a bug where documents that contained a `@` character could not be
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908 viewed. (COUCHDB-12)
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909 * The database page now provides a `Compact` button to trigger database
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910 compaction. (COUCHDB-38)
911 * Fixed portential double encoding of document IDs and other URI segments in
912 many instances. (COUCHDB-39)
913 * Improved display of attachments.
76c6283 @nslater corrected capitalisation of JavaScript
nslater authored
914 * The JavaScript Shell has been removed due to unresolved licensing issues.
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