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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
ca5bfe5 @janl Udpate NEWS and CHANGES for 1.2.0-dev
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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.
75 * Simpler replication cancelation. In addition to the current method,
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
82 snappy or zlib's deflate).
83 * Several performance improvements, most notably regarding database writes
84 and view indexing.
85 * Computation of the size of the latest MVCC snapshot data and all its
86 supporting metadata, both for database and view index files. This
87 information is exposed as the `data_size` attribute in the database and
88 view group information URIs.
89 * The size of the buffers used for database and view compaction is now
90 configurable.
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91 * Added support for automatic database and view compaction. This feature
92 is disabled by default, but it can be enabled via the .ini configuration.
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93 * Performance improvements for the built-in changes feed filters `_doc_ids`
94 and `_design'.
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95
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96 View Server:
97
d86edfc @janl NEWS & CHANGES: Bring 1.2.0 entries up to date with branch 1.2.x
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98 * Add CoffeeScript (http://coffeescript.org/) as a first class view server
99 language.
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100 * Fixed old index file descriptor leaks after a view cleanup.
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101 * The requested_path property keeps the pre-rewrite path even when no VHost
102 configuration is matched.
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103 * Fixed incorrect reduce query results when using pagination parameters.
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104 * Made icu_driver work with Erlang R15B and later.
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105
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106 OAuth:
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107
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108 * Updated bundled erlang_oauth library to the latest version.
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109
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110 Futon:
111
112 * The `Status` screen (active tasks) now displays two new task status
113 fields: `Started on` and `Updated on`.
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114 * Futon remembers view code every time it is saved, allowing to save an
115 edit that amounts to a revert.
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116
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117 Version 1.1.2
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118 -------------
119
120 This version has not been released yet.
121
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122 HTTP Interface:
123
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124 * ETag of attachment changes only when the attachment changes, not
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125 the document.
6d912c9 @rnewson COUCHDB-1337 - Use attachments md5 as ETag if available
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126
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127 Replicator:
128
129 * Fix pull replication of documents with many revisions.
130
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131 Version 1.1.1
132 -------------
133
134 * Support SpiderMonkey 1.8.5
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135 * Add configurable maximum to the number of bytes returned by _log.
136 * Allow CommonJS modules to be an empty string.
137 * Bump minimum Erlang version to R13B02.
138 * Do not run deleted validate_doc_update functions.
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139 * ETags for views include current sequence if include_docs=true.
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140 * Fix bug where duplicates can appear in _changes feed.
141 * Fix bug where update handlers break after conflict resolution.
142 * Fix bug with _replicator where include "filter" could crash couch.
143 * Fix crashes when compacting large views.
144 * Fix file descriptor leak in _log
145 * Fix missing revisions in _changes?style=all_docs.
146 * Improve handling of compaction at max_dbs_open limit.
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147 * JSONP responses now send "text/javascript" for Content-Type.
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148 * Link to ICU 4.2 on Windows.
149 * Permit forward slashes in path to update functions.
150 * Reap couchjs processes that hit reduce_overflow error.
151 * Status code can be specified in update handlers.
152 * Support provides() in show functions.
153 * _view_cleanup when ddoc has no views now removes all index files.
154 * max_replication_retry_count now supports "infinity".
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155 * Fix replication crash when source database has a document with empty ID.
156 * Fix deadlock when assigning couchjs processes to serve requests.
157 * Fixes to the document multipart PUT API.
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158 * Fixes regarding file descriptor leaks for databases with views.
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159
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160 Version 1.1.0
161 -------------
162
163 All CHANGES for 1.0.2 and 1.0.3 also apply to 1.1.0.
164
165 HTTP Interface:
166
167 * Native SSL support.
168 * Added support for HTTP range requests for attachments.
169 * Added built-in filters for `_changes`: `_doc_ids` and `_design`.
170 * Added configuration option for TCP_NODELAY aka "Nagle".
171 * Allow POSTing arguments to `_changes`.
172 * Allow `keys` parameter for GET requests to views.
173 * Allow wildcards in vhosts definitions.
174 * More granular ETag support for views.
175 * More flexible URL rewriter.
176 * Added support for recognizing "Q values" and media parameters in
177 HTTP Accept headers.
178 * Validate doc ids that come from a PUT to a URL.
179
180 Externals:
181
182 * Added OS Process module to manage daemons outside of CouchDB.
183 * Added HTTP Proxy handler for more scalable externals.
184
185 Replicator:
186
187 * Added `_replicator` database to manage replications.
188 * Fixed issues when an endpoint is a remote database accessible via SSL.
189 * Added support for continuous by-doc-IDs replication.
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190 * Fix issue where revision info was omitted when replicating attachments.
191 * Integrity of attachment replication is now verified by MD5.
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192
193 Storage System:
194
195 * Multiple micro-optimizations when reading data.
196
197 View Server:
198
199 * Added CommonJS support to map functions.
200 * Added `stale=update_after` query option that triggers a view update after
201 returning a `stale=ok` response.
202 * Warn about empty result caused by `startkey` and `endkey` limiting.
203 * Built-in reduce function `_sum` now accepts lists of integers as input.
204 * Added view query aliases start_key, end_key, start_key_doc_id and
205 end_key_doc_id.
206
207 Futon:
208
209 * Added a "change password"-feature to Futon.
210
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211 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
212
213 * Fix for variable substituion
214
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215 Version 1.0.3
216 -------------
217
218 General:
219
220 * Fixed compatibility issues with Erlang R14B02.
221
222 HTTP Interface:
223
224 * Fix bug that allows invalid UTF-8 after valid escapes.
225 * The query parameter `include_docs` now honors the parameter `conflicts`.
226 This applies to queries against map views, _all_docs and _changes.
227 * Added support for inclusive_end with reduce views.
228
229 Storage System:
230
231 * More performant queries against _changes and _all_docs when using the
232 `include_docs` parameter.
233
234 Replicator:
235
236 * Enabled replication over IPv6.
237 * Fixed for crashes in continuous and filtered changes feeds.
238 * Fixed error when restarting replications in OTP R14B02.
239 * Upgrade ibrowse to version 2.2.0.
240 * Fixed bug when using a filter and a limit of 1.
241
242 Security:
243
244 * Fixed OAuth signature computation in OTP R14B02.
245 * Handle passwords with : in them.
246
247 Futon:
248
249 * Made compatible with jQuery 1.5.x.
250
251 Etap Test Suite:
252
253 * Etap tests no longer require use of port 5984. They now use a randomly
254 selected port so they won't clash with a running CouchDB.
255
256 Windows:
257
258 * Windows builds now require ICU >= 4.4.0 and Erlang >= R14B03. See
259 COUCHDB-1152, and COUCHDB-963 + OTP-9139 for more information.
260
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261 Version 1.0.2
262 -------------
263
264 Futon:
265
266 * Make test suite work with Safari and Chrome.
267 * Fixed animated progress spinner.
268 * Fix raw view document link due to overzealous URI encoding.
269 * Spell javascript correctly in loadScript(uri).
270
271 Storage System:
272
273 * Fix leaking file handles after compacting databases and views.
274 * Fix databases forgetting their validation function after compaction.
275 * Fix occasional timeout errors after successfully compacting large databases.
276 * Fix ocassional error when writing to a database that has just been compacted.
277 * Fix occasional timeout errors on systems with slow or heavily loaded IO.
278 * Fix for OOME when compactions include documents with many conflicts.
279 * Fix for missing attachment compression when MIME types included parameters.
280 * Preserve purge metadata during compaction to avoid spurious view rebuilds.
281 * Fix spurious conflicts introduced when uploading an attachment after
282 a doc has been in a conflict. See COUCHDB-902 for details.
283 * Fix for frequently edited documents in multi-master deployments being
284 duplicated in _changes and _all_docs. See COUCHDDB-968 for details on how
285 to repair.
286 * Significantly higher read and write throughput against database and
287 view index files.
288
289 Log System:
290
291 * Reduce lengthy stack traces.
292 * Allow logging of native <xml> types.
293
294 HTTP Interface:
295
296 * Allow reduce=false parameter in map-only views.
297 * Fix parsing of Accept headers.
298 * Fix for multipart GET APIs when an attachment was created during a
299 local-local replication. See COUCHDB-1022 for details.
300
301 Replicator:
302
303 * Updated ibrowse library to 2.1.2 fixing numerous replication issues.
304 * Make sure that the replicator respects HTTP settings defined in the config.
305 * Fix error when the ibrowse connection closes unexpectedly.
306 * Fix authenticated replication (with HTTP basic auth) of design documents
307 with attachments.
308 * Various fixes to make replication more resilient for edge-cases.
309
310 View Server:
311
312 * Don't trigger view updates when requesting `_design/doc/_info`.
313 * Fix for circular references in CommonJS requires.
314 * Made isArray() function available to functions executed in the query server.
315 * Documents are now sealed before being passed to map functions.
316 * Force view compaction failure when duplicated document data exists. When
317 this error is seen in the logs users should rebuild their views from
318 scratch to fix the issue. See COUCHDB-999 for details.
319
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320 Version 1.0.1
321 -------------
322
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323 Storage System:
324
325 * Fix data corruption bug COUCHDB-844. Please see
326 http://couchdb.apache.org/notice/1.0.1.html for details.
327
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328 Replicator:
329
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330 * Added support for replication via an HTTP/HTTPS proxy.
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331 * Fix pull replication of attachments from 0.11 to 1.0.x.
332 * Make the _changes feed work with non-integer seqnums.
333
334 HTTP Interface:
335
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336 * Expose `committed_update_seq` for monitoring purposes.
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337 * Show fields saved along with _deleted=true. Allows for auditing of deletes.
338 * More robust Accept-header detection.
339
340 Authentication:
341
342 * Enable basic-auth popup when required to access the server, to prevent
343 people from getting locked out.
344
345 Futon:
346
347 * User interface element for querying stale (cached) views.
348
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349 Build and System Integration:
350
351 * Included additional source files for distribution.
352
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353 Version 1.0.0
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354 -------------
355
356 Security:
357
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358 * Added authentication caching, to avoid repeated opening and closing of the
359 users database for each request requiring authentication.
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360
361 Storage System:
362
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363 * Small optimization for reordering result lists.
364 * More efficient header commits.
365 * Use O_APPEND to save lseeks.
366 * Faster implementation of pread_iolist(). Further improves performance on
367 concurrent reads.
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368
369 View Server:
370
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371 * Faster default view collation.
372 * Added option to include update_seq in view responses.
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373
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374 Version 0.11.2
375 --------------
376
377 Replicator:
378
379 * Fix bug when pushing design docs by non-admins, which was hanging the
380 replicator for no good reason.
381 * Fix bug when pulling design documents from a source that requires
382 basic-auth.
383
384 HTTP Interface:
385
386 * Better error messages on invalid URL requests.
387
388 Authentication:
389
390 * User documents can now be deleted by admins or the user.
391
392 Security:
393
394 * Avoid potential DOS attack by guarding all creation of atoms.
395
396 Futon:
397
398 * Add some Futon files that were missing from the Makefile.
399
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400 Version 0.11.1
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401 --------------
402
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403 HTTP Interface:
404
405 * Mask passwords in active tasks and logging.
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406 * Update mochijson2 to allow output of BigNums not in float form.
407 * Added support for X-HTTP-METHOD-OVERRIDE.
408 * Better error message for database names.
409 * Disable jsonp by default.
410 * Accept gzip encoded standalone attachments.
411 * Made max_concurrent_connections configurable.
412 * Made changes API more robust.
413 * Send newly generated document rev to callers of an update function.
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414
415 Futon:
416
417 * Use "expando links" for over-long document values in Futon.
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418 * Added continuous replication option.
419 * Added option to replicating test results anonymously to a community
420 CouchDB instance.
421 * Allow creation and deletion of config entries.
422 * Fixed display issues with doc ids that have escaped characters.
423 * Fixed various UI issues.
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424
425 Build and System Integration:
426
427 * Output of `couchdb --help` has been improved.
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428 * Fixed compatibility with the Erlang R14 series.
429 * Fixed warnings on Linux builds.
430 * Fixed build error when aclocal needs to be called during the build.
431 * Require ICU 4.3.1.
432 * Fixed compatibility with Solaris.
433
434 Security:
435
436 * Added authentication redirect URL to log in clients.
437 * Fixed query parameter encoding issue in oauth.js.
438 * Made authentication timeout configurable.
439 * Temporary views are now admin-only resources.
440
441 Storage System:
442
443 * Don't require a revpos for attachment stubs.
444 * Added checking to ensure when a revpos is sent with an attachment stub,
445 it's correct.
446 * Make file deletions async to avoid pauses during compaction and db
447 deletion.
448 * Fixed for wrong offset when writing headers and converting them to blocks,
449 only triggered when header is larger than 4k.
450 * Preserve _revs_limit and instance_start_time after compaction.
451
452 Configuration System:
453
454 * Fixed timeout with large .ini files.
455
456 JavaScript Clients:
457
458 * Added tests for couch.js and jquery.couch.js
459 * Added changes handler to jquery.couch.js.
460 * Added cache busting to jquery.couch.js if the user agent is msie.
461 * Added support for multi-document-fetch (via _all_docs) to jquery.couch.js.
462 * Added attachment versioning to jquery.couch.js.
463 * Added option to control ensure_full_commit to jquery.couch.js.
464 * Added list functionality to jquery.couch.js.
465 * Fixed issues where bulkSave() wasn't sending a POST body.
466
467 View Server:
468
469 * Provide a UUID to update functions (and all other functions) that they can
470 use to create new docs.
471 * Upgrade CommonJS modules support to 1.1.1.
472 * Fixed erlang filter funs and normalize filter fun API.
473 * Fixed hang in view shutdown.
474
475 Log System:
476
477 * Log HEAD requests as HEAD, not GET.
478 * Keep massive JSON blobs out of the error log.
479 * Fixed a timeout issue.
480
481 Replication System:
482
483 * Refactored various internal APIs related to attachment streaming.
484 * Fixed hanging replication.
485 * Fixed keepalive issue.
486
487 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
488
489 * Allow more complex keys in rewriter.
490 * Allow global rewrites so system defaults are available in vhosts.
491 * Allow isolation of databases with vhosts.
492 * Fix issue with passing variables to query parameters.
493
494 Test Suite:
495
496 * Made the test suite overall more reliable.
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497
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498 Version 0.11.0
499 --------------
500
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501 Security:
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502
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503 * Fixed CVE-2010-0009: Apache CouchDB Timing Attack Vulnerability.
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504 * Added default cookie-authentication and users database.
505 * Added Futon user interface for user signup and login.
506 * Added per-database reader access control lists.
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507 * Added per-database security object for configuration data in validation
508 functions.
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509 * Added proxy authentication handler
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510
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511 HTTP Interface:
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512
513 * Provide Content-MD5 header support for attachments.
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514 * Added URL Rewriter handler.
515 * Added virtual host handling.
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516
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517 View Server:
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518
519 * Added optional 'raw' binary collation for faster view builds where Unicode
520 collation is not important.
521 * Improved view index build time by reducing ICU collation callouts.
522 * Improved view information objects.
523 * Bug fix for partial updates during view builds.
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524 * Move query server to a design-doc based protocol.
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525 * Use json2.js for JSON serialization for compatiblity with native JSON.
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526 * Major refactoring of couchjs to lay the groundwork for disabling cURL
527 support. The new HTTP interaction acts like a synchronous XHR. Example usage
528 of the new system is in the JavaScript CLI test runner.
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529
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530 Replication:
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531
532 * Added option to implicitly create replication target databases.
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533 * Avoid leaking file descriptors on automatic replication restarts.
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534 * Added option to replicate a list of documents by id.
535 * Allow continuous replication to be cancelled.
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536
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537 Storage System:
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538
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539 * Adds batching of multiple updating requests, to improve throughput with many
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540 writers. Removed the now redundant couch_batch_save module.
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541 * Adds configurable compression of attachments.
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542
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543 Runtime Statistics:
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544
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545 * Statistics are now calculated for a moving window instead of non-overlapping
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546 timeframes.
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547 * Fixed a problem with statistics timers and system sleep.
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548 * Moved statistic names to a term file in the priv directory.
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549
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550 Futon:
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551
552 * Added a button for view compaction.
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553 * JSON strings are now displayed as-is in the document view, without the escaping of
554 new-lines and quotes. That dramatically improves readability of multi-line
555 strings.
556 * Same goes for editing of JSON string values. When a change to a field value is
557 submitted, and the value is not valid JSON it is assumed to be a string. This
558 improves editing of multi-line strings a lot.
559 * Hitting tab in textareas no longer moves focus to the next form field, but simply
560 inserts a tab character at the current caret position.
561 * Fixed some font declarations.
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562
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563 Build and System Integration:
564
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565 * Updated and improved source documentation.
2da77cc @nslater small fix
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566 * Fixed distribution preparation for building on Mac OS X.
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567 * Added support for building a Windows installer as part of 'make dist'.
568 * Bug fix for building couch.app's module list.
569 * ETap tests are now run during make distcheck. This included a number of
570 updates to the build system to properly support VPATH builds.
571 * Gavin McDonald setup a build-bot instance. More info can be found at
572 http://ci.apache.org/buildbot.html
573
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574 Version 0.10.1
575 --------------
576
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577 Replicator:
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578
579 * Stability enhancements regarding redirects, timeouts, OAuth.
580
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581 Query Server:
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582
583 * Avoid process leaks
584 * Allow list and view to span languages
585
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586 Stats:
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587
588 * Eliminate new process flood on system wake
589
590 Build and System Integration:
591
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592 * Test suite now works with the distcheck target.
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593
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594 Version 0.10.0
595 --------------
596
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597 Storage Format:
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598
599 * Add move headers with checksums to the end of database files for extra robust
600 storage and faster storage.
601
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602 View Server:
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603
604 * Added native Erlang views for high-performance applications.
605
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606 HTTP Interface:
607
608 * Added optional cookie-based authentication handler.
609 * Added optional two-legged OAuth authentication handler.
610
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611 Build and System Integration:
612
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613 * Changed `couchdb` script configuration options.
614 * Added default.d and local.d configuration directories to load sequence.
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615
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616
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617 Version 0.9.2
618 -------------
619
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620 Replication:
621
622 * Fix replication with 0.10 servers initiated by an 0.9 server (COUCHDB-559).
623
624 Build and System Integration:
625
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626 * Remove branch callbacks to allow building couchjs against newer versions of
627 Spidermonkey.
628
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629 Version 0.9.1
630 -------------
631
632 Build and System Integration:
633
634 * PID file directory is now created by the SysV/BSD daemon scripts.
635 * Fixed the environment variables shown by the configure script.
636 * Fixed the build instructions shown by the configure script.
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637 * Updated ownership and permission advice in `README` for better security.
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638
639 Configuration and stats system:
640
641 * Corrected missing configuration file error message.
642 * Fixed incorrect recording of request time.
643
644 Database Core:
645
646 * Document validation for underscore prefixed variables.
647 * Made attachment storage less sparse.
648 * Fixed problems when a database with delayed commits pending is considered
649 idle, and subject to losing changes when shutdown. (COUCHDB-334)
650
651 External Handlers:
652
653 * Fix POST requests.
654
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655 Futon:
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656
657 * Redirect when loading a deleted view URI from the cookie.
658
659 HTTP Interface:
660
661 * Attachment requests respect the "rev" query-string parameter.
662
663 JavaScript View Server:
664
665 * Useful JavaScript Error messages.
666
667 Replication:
668
669 * Added support for Unicode characters transmitted as UTF-16 surrogate pairs.
670 * URL-encode attachment names when necessary.
671 * Pull specific revisions of an attachment, instead of just the latest one.
672 * Work around a rare chunk-merging problem in ibrowse.
673 * Work with documents containing Unicode characters outside the Basic
674 Multilingual Plane.
675
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676 Version 0.9.0
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677 -------------
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678
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679 Futon Utility Client:
680
681 * Added pagination to the database listing page.
682 * Implemented attachment uploading from the document page.
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683 * Added page that shows the current configuration, and allows modification of
684 option values.
685 * Added a JSON "source view" for document display.
686 * JSON data in view rows is now syntax highlighted.
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687 * Removed the use of an iframe for better integration with browser history and
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688 bookmarking.
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689 * Full database listing in the sidebar has been replaced by a short list of
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690 recent databases.
691 * The view editor now allows selection of the view language if there is more
692 than one configured.
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693 * Added links to go to the raw view or document URI.
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694 * Added status page to display currently running tasks in CouchDB.
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695 * JavaScript test suite split into multiple files.
696 * Pagination for reduce views.
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697
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698 Design Document Resource Paths:
699
700 * Added httpd_design_handlers config section.
701 * Moved _view to httpd_design_handlers.
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702 * Added ability to render documents as non-JSON content-types with _show and
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703 _list functions, which are also httpd_design_handlers.
704
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705 HTTP Interface:
706
707 * Added client side UUIDs for idempotent document creation
708 * HTTP COPY for documents
709 * Streaming of chunked attachment PUTs to disk
710 * Remove negative count feature
711 * Add include_docs option for view queries
712 * Add multi-key view post for views
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713 * Query parameter validation
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714 * Use stale=ok to request potentially cached view index
715 * External query handler module for full-text or other indexers.
716 * Etags for attachments, views, shows and lists
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717 * Show and list functions for rendering documents and views as developer
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718 controlled content-types.
719 * Attachment names may use slashes to allow uploading of nested directories
720 (useful for static web hosting).
721 * Option for a view to run over design documents.
722 * Added newline to JSON responses. Closes bike-shed.
723
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724 Replication:
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725
726 * Using ibrowse.
727 * Checkpoint replications so failures are less expensive.
728 * Automatically retry of failed replications.
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729 * Stream attachments in pull-replication.
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730
731 Database Core:
732
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733 * Faster B-tree implementation.
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734 * Changed internal JSON term format.
735 * Improvements to Erlang VM interactions under heavy load.
736 * User context and administrator role.
737 * Update validations with design document validation functions.
738 * Document purge functionality.
739 * Ref-counting for database file handles.
740
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741 Build and System Integration:
742
743 * The `couchdb` script now supports system chainable configuration files.
744 * The Mac OS X daemon script now redirects STDOUT and STDERR like SysV/BSD.
745 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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746 * Added COUCHDB_OPTIONS to etc/default/couchdb file.
747 * Remove COUCHDB_INI_FILE and COUCHDB_PID_FILE from etc/default/couchdb file.
748 * Updated `configure.ac` to manually link `libm` for portability.
749 * Updated `configure.ac` to extended default library paths.
750 * Removed inets configuration files.
751 * Added command line test runner.
752 * Created dev target for make.
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753
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754 Configuration and stats system:
755
756 * Separate default and local configuration files.
757 * HTTP interface for configuration changes.
758 * Statistics framework with HTTP query API.
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759
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760 Version 0.8.1-incubating
761 ------------------------
762
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763 Database Core:
764
765 * Fix for replication problems where the write queues can get backed up if the
766 writes aren't happening fast enough to keep up with the reads. For a large
767 replication, this can exhaust memory and crash, or slow down the machine
768 dramatically. The fix keeps only one document in the write queue at a time.
769 * Fix for databases sometimes incorrectly reporting that they contain 0
770 documents after compaction.
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771 * CouchDB now uses ibrowse instead of inets for its internal HTTP client
772 implementation. This means better replication stability.
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773
774 HTTP Interface:
775
776 * Fix for chunked responses where chunks were always being split into multiple
777 TCP packets, which caused problems with the test suite under Safari, and in
778 some other cases.
779 * Fix for an invalid JSON response body being returned for some kinds of
780 views. (COUCHDB-84)
781 * Fix for connections not getting closed after rejecting a chunked request.
782 (COUCHDB-55)
783 * CouchDB can now be bound to IPv6 addresses.
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784 * The HTTP `Server` header now contains the versions of CouchDB and Erlang.
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785
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786 JavaScript View Server:
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787
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788 * Sealing of documents has been disabled due to an incompatibility with
789 SpiderMonkey 1.9.
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790 * Improve error handling for undefined values emitted by map functions.
791 (COUCHDB-83)
792
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793 Build and System Integration:
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794
795 * The `couchdb` script no longer uses `awk` for configuration checks as this
796 was causing portability problems.
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797 * Updated `sudo` example in `README` to use the `-i` option, this fixes
6cd122d @nslater slight rewording
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798 problems when invoking from a directory the `couchdb` user cannot access.
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799
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800 Futon:
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801
802 * The view selector dropdown should now work in Opera and Internet Explorer
803 even when it includes optgroups for design documents. (COUCHDB-81)
804
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805 Version 0.8.0-incubating
806 ------------------------
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807
808 Database Core:
809
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810 * The view engine has been completely decoupled from the storage engine. Index
811 data is now stored in separate files, and the format of the main database
812 file has changed.
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813 * Databases can now be compacted to reclaim space used for deleted documents
814 and old document revisions.
815 * Support for incremental map/reduce views has been added.
816 * To support map/reduce, the structure of design documents has changed. View
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817 values are now JSON objects containing at least a `map` member, and
818 optionally a `reduce` member.
819 * View servers are now identified by name (for example `javascript`) instead of
820 by media type.
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821 * Automatically generated document IDs are now based on proper UUID generation
822 using the crypto module.
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823 * The field `content-type` in the JSON representation of attachments has been
824 renamed to `content_type` (underscore).
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825
826 HTTP Interface:
827
828 * CouchDB now uses MochiWeb instead of inets for the HTTP server
829 implementation. Among other things, this means that the extra configuration
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830 files needed for inets (such as `couch_httpd.conf`) are no longer used.
831 * The HTTP interface now completely supports the `HEAD` method. (COUCHDB-3)
832 * Improved compliance of `Etag` handling with the HTTP specification.
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833 (COUCHDB-13)
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834 * Etags are no longer included in responses to document `GET` requests that
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835 include query string parameters causing the JSON response to change without
836 the revision or the URI having changed.
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837 * The bulk document update API has changed slightly on both the request and the
838 response side. In addition, bulk updates are now atomic.
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839 * CouchDB now uses `TCP_NODELAY` to fix performance problems with persistent
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840 connections on some platforms due to nagling.
841 * Including a `?descending=false` query string parameter in requests to views
842 no longer raises an error.
843 * Requests to unknown top-level reserved URLs (anything with a leading
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844 underscore) now return a `unknown_private_path` error instead of the
845 confusing `illegal_database_name`.
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846 * The Temporary view handling now expects a JSON request body, where the JSON
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847 is an object with at least a `map` member, and optional `reduce` and
848 `language` members.
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849 * Temporary views no longer determine the view server based on the Content-Type
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850 header of the `POST` request, but rather by looking for a `language` member
851 in the JSON body of the request.
852 * The status code of responses to `DELETE` requests is now 200 to reflect that
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853 that the deletion is performed synchronously.
854
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855 JavaScript View Server:
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856
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857 * SpiderMonkey is no longer included with CouchDB, but rather treated as a
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858 normal external dependency. A simple C program (`_couchjs`) is provided that
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859 links against an existing SpiderMonkey installation and uses the interpreter
860 embedding API.
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861 * View functions using the default JavaScript view server can now do logging
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862 using the global `log(message)` function. Log messages are directed into the
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863 CouchDB log at `INFO` level. (COUCHDB-59)
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864 * The global `map(key, value)` function made available to view code has been
865 renamed to `emit(key, value)`.
866 * Fixed handling of exceptions raised by view functions.
867
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868 Build and System Integration:
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869
870 * CouchDB can automatically respawn following a server crash.
871 * Database server no longer refuses to start with a stale PID file.
872 * System logrotate configuration provided.
873 * Improved handling of ICU shared libraries.
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874 * The `couchdb` script now automatically enables SMP support in Erlang.
875 * The `couchdb` and `couchjs` scripts have been improved for portability.
a7f666c @nslater added my changes to NEWS and CHANGES
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876 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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877
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878 Futon:
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879
880 * When adding a field to a document, Futon now just adds a field with an
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881 autogenerated name instead of prompting for the name with a dialog. The name
882 is automatically put into edit mode so that it can be changed immediately.
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883 * Fields are now sorted alphabetically by name when a document is displayed.
884 * Futon can be used to create and update permanent views.
885 * The maximum number of rows to display per page on the database page can now
886 be adjusted.
887 * Futon now uses the XMLHTTPRequest API asynchronously to communicate with the
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888 CouchDB HTTP server, so that most operations no longer block the browser.
889 * View results sorting can now be switched between ascending and descending by
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890 clicking on the `Key` column header.
891 * Fixed a bug where documents that contained a `@` character could not be
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892 viewed. (COUCHDB-12)
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893 * The database page now provides a `Compact` button to trigger database
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894 compaction. (COUCHDB-38)
895 * Fixed portential double encoding of document IDs and other URI segments in
896 many instances. (COUCHDB-39)
897 * Improved display of attachments.
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898 * The JavaScript Shell has been removed due to unresolved licensing issues.
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