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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 HTTP Interface:
14
15 * No longer rewrites the X-CouchDB-Requested-Path during recursive
16 calls to the rewriter.
d076976 Limit rewrite recursion depth
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17 * Limit recursion depth in the URL rewriter. Defaults to a maximum
18 of 100 invocations but is configurable.
8da524e @janl update NEWS & CHANGES
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19 * Fix _session for IE7.
20 * Added Server-Sent Events protocol to db changes API.
21 See http://www.w3.org/TR/eventsource/ for details.
22 * Make password hashing synchronous when using the /_config/admins API.
ac32047 @rnewson COUCHDB-1537 Include user_ctx.name in show/list ETag
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23 * Include user name in show/list ETags.
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24
975ea08 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-188
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25 Storage System:
26
27 * Fixed unnecessary conflict when deleting and creating a
28 document in the same batch.
29
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30 View Server:
31
32 * Speedup in the communication with external view servers.
33
8a6e0f0 @fdmanana Updated CHANGES & NEWS to consider COUCHDB-509
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34 Futon:
35
36 * Added view request duration to Futon.
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37 * Disable buttons for actions that the user doesn't have permissions to.
8a6e0f0 @fdmanana Updated CHANGES & NEWS to consider COUCHDB-509
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38
7d41813 @rnewson COUCHDB-1060 - Switch to PBKDF2 for new passwords
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39 Security:
40
41 * Passwords are now hashed using the PBKDF2 algorithm with a
42 configurable work factor.
43
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44 Test Suite:
45
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46 * Moved the JS test suite to the CLI
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47 * Improved tracebacks printed by the JS CLI tests
48 * Improved the reliability of a number of tests
49
5ab712a @NorthNick Add utc_id_suffix UUID algorithm
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50 UUID Algorithms:
51
52 * Added the utc_id algorithm.
53
272d641 @rnewson COUCHDB-1026 - encode database name when rewriting
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54 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
55
56 * database name is encoded during rewriting (allowing embedded /'s, etc)
57
b1de53b @nslater Added 1.2.1 sections
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58 Version 1.2.1
59 -------------
60
61 This version has not been released yet.
62
ca5bfe5 @janl Udpate NEWS and CHANGES for 1.2.0-dev
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63 Version 1.2.0
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64 -------------
4ebcb38 @nslater added placeholders for 0.10
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65
064bdd9 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS
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66 Authentication:
67
68 * Fix use of OAuth with VHosts and URL rewriting.
6cf3e09 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1238
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69 * OAuth secrets can now be stored in the users system database
70 as an alternative to key value pairs in the .ini configuration.
71 By default this is disabled (secrets are stored in the .ini)
72 but can be enabled via the .ini configuration key `use_users_db`
73 in the `couch_httpd_oauth` section.
d86edfc @janl NEWS & CHANGES: Bring 1.2.0 entries up to date with branch 1.2.x
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74 * Documents in the _users database are no longer publicly
75 readable.
76 * Confidential information in the _replication database is no
77 longer publicly readable.
78 * Password hashes are now calculated by CouchDB. Clients are no
79 longer required to do this manually.
da33e34 @rnewson Allow persistent cookies
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80 * Cookies used for authentication can be made persistent by enabling
81 the .ini configuration key `allow_persistent_cookies' in the
82 `couch_httpd_auth` section.
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83
df7ac13 @davisp CouchDB no longer requires cURL to build.
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84 Build System:
85
86 * cURL is no longer required to build CouchDB as it is only
87 used by the command line JS test runner. If cURL is available
88 when building CouchJS you can enable the HTTP bindings by
89 passing -H on the command line.
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90 * Temporarily made `make check` pass with R15B. A more thorough
91 fix is in the works (COUCHDB-1424).
61cc335 @nslater Updated NEWS and CHANGES for 29eac043
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92 * Fixed --with-js-include and --with-js-lib options.
93 * Added --with-js-lib-name option.
df7ac13 @davisp CouchDB no longer requires cURL to build.
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94
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95 HTTP Interface:
96
97 * Added a native JSON parser.
f973bf3 @fdmanana Update CHANGES and NEWS for 1.2.0
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98 * The _active_tasks API now offers more granular fields. Each
99 task type is now able to expose different properties.
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100 * Added built-in changes feed filter `_view`.
4d9f690 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1289
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101 * Fixes to the `_changes` feed heartbeat option which caused
102 heartbeats to be missed when used with a filter. This caused
103 timeouts of continuous pull replications with a filter.
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104 * Properly restart the SSL socket on configuration changes.
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105
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106 Replicator:
107
108 * A new replicator implementation. It offers more performance and
109 configuration options.
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110 * Passing non-string values to query_params is now a 400 bad
111 request. This is to reduce the surprise that all parameters
112 are converted to strings internally.
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113 * Added optional field `since_seq` to replication objects/documents.
114 It allows to bootstrap a replication from a specific source sequence
115 number.
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116 * Simpler replication cancellation. In addition to the current method,
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117 replications can now be canceled by specifying the replication ID
118 instead of the original replication object/document.
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119
120 Storage System:
121
122 * 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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123 snappy or zlib's deflate). This feature is enabled by default, but it
124 can be disabled by adapting local.ini accordingly. The on-disk format
125 is upgraded on compaction and new DB/view creation to support this.
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126 * Several performance improvements, most notably regarding database writes
127 and view indexing.
128 * Computation of the size of the latest MVCC snapshot data and all its
129 supporting metadata, both for database and view index files. This
130 information is exposed as the `data_size` attribute in the database and
131 view group information URIs.
132 * The size of the buffers used for database and view compaction is now
133 configurable.
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134 * Added support for automatic database and view compaction. This feature
135 is disabled by default, but it can be enabled via the .ini configuration.
84084cb @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1288
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136 * Performance improvements for the built-in changes feed filters `_doc_ids`
137 and `_design'.
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138
7299264 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1309
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139 View Server:
140
d86edfc @janl NEWS & CHANGES: Bring 1.2.0 entries up to date with branch 1.2.x
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141 * Add CoffeeScript (http://coffeescript.org/) as a first class view server
142 language.
7299264 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1309
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143 * Fixed old index file descriptor leaks after a view cleanup.
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144 * The requested_path property keeps the pre-rewrite path even when no VHost
145 configuration is matched.
3c8432e @fdmanana Update CHANGES/NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1413
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146 * Fixed incorrect reduce query results when using pagination parameters.
d6ab08d @janl update NEWS & CHANGES
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147 * Made icu_driver work with Erlang R15B and later.
7299264 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1309
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148
ca5bfe5 @janl Udpate NEWS and CHANGES for 1.2.0-dev
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149 OAuth:
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150
4ecb45d @fdmanana Fixed typo in NEWS and CHANGES
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151 * Updated bundled erlang_oauth library to the latest version.
7d00abc @janl update NEWS and CHANGES for 1.1.0
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152
0e1af07 @fdmanana Updated CHANGES and NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1201
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153 Futon:
154
155 * The `Status` screen (active tasks) now displays two new task status
156 fields: `Started on` and `Updated on`.
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157 * Futon remembers view code every time it is saved, allowing to save an
158 edit that amounts to a revert.
0e1af07 @fdmanana Updated CHANGES and NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1201
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159
092d04f @rnewson Backport CHANGES/NEWS for 1.1.[12]
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160 Version 1.1.2
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161 -------------
162
163 This version has not been released yet.
164
2e48678 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1340
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165 HTTP Interface:
166
6d912c9 @rnewson COUCHDB-1337 - Use attachments md5 as ETag if available
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167 * ETag of attachment changes only when the attachment changes, not
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168 the document.
6d912c9 @rnewson COUCHDB-1337 - Use attachments md5 as ETag if available
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169
2e48678 @fdmanana Update CHANGES & NEWS to reflect COUCHDB-1340
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170 Replicator:
171
172 * Fix pull replication of documents with many revisions.
173
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174 Version 1.1.1
175 -------------
176
177 * Support SpiderMonkey 1.8.5
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178 * Add configurable maximum to the number of bytes returned by _log.
179 * Allow CommonJS modules to be an empty string.
180 * Bump minimum Erlang version to R13B02.
181 * Do not run deleted validate_doc_update functions.
acf1f25 @rnewson COUCHDB-1206 - document in CHANGES/NEWS.
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182 * ETags for views include current sequence if include_docs=true.
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183 * Fix bug where duplicates can appear in _changes feed.
184 * Fix bug where update handlers break after conflict resolution.
185 * Fix bug with _replicator where include "filter" could crash couch.
186 * Fix crashes when compacting large views.
187 * Fix file descriptor leak in _log
188 * Fix missing revisions in _changes?style=all_docs.
189 * 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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190 * JSONP responses now send "text/javascript" for Content-Type.
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191 * Link to ICU 4.2 on Windows.
192 * Permit forward slashes in path to update functions.
193 * Reap couchjs processes that hit reduce_overflow error.
194 * Status code can be specified in update handlers.
195 * Support provides() in show functions.
196 * _view_cleanup when ddoc has no views now removes all index files.
197 * max_replication_retry_count now supports "infinity".
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198 * Fix replication crash when source database has a document with empty ID.
199 * Fix deadlock when assigning couchjs processes to serve requests.
200 * Fixes to the document multipart PUT API.
092d04f @rnewson Backport CHANGES/NEWS for 1.1.[12]
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201 * Fixes regarding file descriptor leaks for databases with views.
acf1f25 @rnewson COUCHDB-1206 - document in CHANGES/NEWS.
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202
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203 Version 1.1.0
204 -------------
205
206 All CHANGES for 1.0.2 and 1.0.3 also apply to 1.1.0.
207
208 HTTP Interface:
209
210 * Native SSL support.
211 * Added support for HTTP range requests for attachments.
212 * Added built-in filters for `_changes`: `_doc_ids` and `_design`.
213 * Added configuration option for TCP_NODELAY aka "Nagle".
214 * Allow POSTing arguments to `_changes`.
215 * Allow `keys` parameter for GET requests to views.
216 * Allow wildcards in vhosts definitions.
217 * More granular ETag support for views.
218 * More flexible URL rewriter.
219 * Added support for recognizing "Q values" and media parameters in
220 HTTP Accept headers.
221 * Validate doc ids that come from a PUT to a URL.
222
223 Externals:
224
225 * Added OS Process module to manage daemons outside of CouchDB.
226 * Added HTTP Proxy handler for more scalable externals.
227
228 Replicator:
229
230 * Added `_replicator` database to manage replications.
231 * Fixed issues when an endpoint is a remote database accessible via SSL.
232 * Added support for continuous by-doc-IDs replication.
7aeffd2 @rnewson forwardport 1.1 CHANGES update.
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233 * Fix issue where revision info was omitted when replicating attachments.
234 * Integrity of attachment replication is now verified by MD5.
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235
236 Storage System:
237
238 * Multiple micro-optimizations when reading data.
239
240 View Server:
241
242 * Added CommonJS support to map functions.
243 * Added `stale=update_after` query option that triggers a view update after
244 returning a `stale=ok` response.
245 * Warn about empty result caused by `startkey` and `endkey` limiting.
246 * Built-in reduce function `_sum` now accepts lists of integers as input.
247 * Added view query aliases start_key, end_key, start_key_doc_id and
248 end_key_doc_id.
249
250 Futon:
251
252 * Added a "change password"-feature to Futon.
253
7aeffd2 @rnewson forwardport 1.1 CHANGES update.
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254 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
255
256 * Fix for variable substituion
257
77d613c @nslater Added 1.0.3 to NEWS and CHANGES
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258 Version 1.0.3
259 -------------
260
261 General:
262
263 * Fixed compatibility issues with Erlang R14B02.
264
265 HTTP Interface:
266
267 * Fix bug that allows invalid UTF-8 after valid escapes.
268 * The query parameter `include_docs` now honors the parameter `conflicts`.
269 This applies to queries against map views, _all_docs and _changes.
270 * Added support for inclusive_end with reduce views.
271
272 Storage System:
273
274 * More performant queries against _changes and _all_docs when using the
275 `include_docs` parameter.
276
277 Replicator:
278
279 * Enabled replication over IPv6.
280 * Fixed for crashes in continuous and filtered changes feeds.
281 * Fixed error when restarting replications in OTP R14B02.
282 * Upgrade ibrowse to version 2.2.0.
283 * Fixed bug when using a filter and a limit of 1.
284
285 Security:
286
287 * Fixed OAuth signature computation in OTP R14B02.
288 * Handle passwords with : in them.
289
290 Futon:
291
292 * Made compatible with jQuery 1.5.x.
293
294 Etap Test Suite:
295
296 * Etap tests no longer require use of port 5984. They now use a randomly
297 selected port so they won't clash with a running CouchDB.
298
299 Windows:
300
301 * Windows builds now require ICU >= 4.4.0 and Erlang >= R14B03. See
302 COUCHDB-1152, and COUCHDB-963 + OTP-9139 for more information.
303
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304 Version 1.0.2
305 -------------
306
307 Futon:
308
309 * Make test suite work with Safari and Chrome.
310 * Fixed animated progress spinner.
311 * Fix raw view document link due to overzealous URI encoding.
312 * Spell javascript correctly in loadScript(uri).
313
314 Storage System:
315
316 * Fix leaking file handles after compacting databases and views.
317 * Fix databases forgetting their validation function after compaction.
318 * Fix occasional timeout errors after successfully compacting large databases.
319 * Fix ocassional error when writing to a database that has just been compacted.
320 * Fix occasional timeout errors on systems with slow or heavily loaded IO.
321 * Fix for OOME when compactions include documents with many conflicts.
322 * Fix for missing attachment compression when MIME types included parameters.
323 * Preserve purge metadata during compaction to avoid spurious view rebuilds.
324 * Fix spurious conflicts introduced when uploading an attachment after
325 a doc has been in a conflict. See COUCHDB-902 for details.
326 * Fix for frequently edited documents in multi-master deployments being
327 duplicated in _changes and _all_docs. See COUCHDDB-968 for details on how
328 to repair.
329 * Significantly higher read and write throughput against database and
330 view index files.
331
332 Log System:
333
334 * Reduce lengthy stack traces.
335 * Allow logging of native <xml> types.
336
337 HTTP Interface:
338
339 * Allow reduce=false parameter in map-only views.
340 * Fix parsing of Accept headers.
341 * Fix for multipart GET APIs when an attachment was created during a
342 local-local replication. See COUCHDB-1022 for details.
343
344 Replicator:
345
346 * Updated ibrowse library to 2.1.2 fixing numerous replication issues.
347 * Make sure that the replicator respects HTTP settings defined in the config.
348 * Fix error when the ibrowse connection closes unexpectedly.
349 * Fix authenticated replication (with HTTP basic auth) of design documents
350 with attachments.
351 * Various fixes to make replication more resilient for edge-cases.
352
353 View Server:
354
355 * Don't trigger view updates when requesting `_design/doc/_info`.
356 * Fix for circular references in CommonJS requires.
357 * Made isArray() function available to functions executed in the query server.
358 * Documents are now sealed before being passed to map functions.
359 * Force view compaction failure when duplicated document data exists. When
360 this error is seen in the logs users should rebuild their views from
361 scratch to fix the issue. See COUCHDB-999 for details.
362
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363 Version 1.0.1
364 -------------
365
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366 Storage System:
367
368 * Fix data corruption bug COUCHDB-844. Please see
369 http://couchdb.apache.org/notice/1.0.1.html for details.
370
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371 Replicator:
372
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373 * Added support for replication via an HTTP/HTTPS proxy.
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374 * Fix pull replication of attachments from 0.11 to 1.0.x.
375 * Make the _changes feed work with non-integer seqnums.
376
377 HTTP Interface:
378
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379 * Expose `committed_update_seq` for monitoring purposes.
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380 * Show fields saved along with _deleted=true. Allows for auditing of deletes.
381 * More robust Accept-header detection.
382
383 Authentication:
384
385 * Enable basic-auth popup when required to access the server, to prevent
386 people from getting locked out.
387
388 Futon:
389
390 * User interface element for querying stale (cached) views.
391
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392 Build and System Integration:
393
394 * Included additional source files for distribution.
395
74b5bd2 @nslater update trunk with version info assuming 1.0.0 passes the vote
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396 Version 1.0.0
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397 -------------
398
399 Security:
400
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401 * Added authentication caching, to avoid repeated opening and closing of the
402 users database for each request requiring authentication.
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403
404 Storage System:
405
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406 * Small optimization for reordering result lists.
407 * More efficient header commits.
408 * Use O_APPEND to save lseeks.
409 * Faster implementation of pread_iolist(). Further improves performance on
410 concurrent reads.
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411
412 View Server:
413
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414 * Faster default view collation.
415 * Added option to include update_seq in view responses.
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416
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417 Version 0.11.2
418 --------------
419
420 Replicator:
421
422 * Fix bug when pushing design docs by non-admins, which was hanging the
423 replicator for no good reason.
424 * Fix bug when pulling design documents from a source that requires
425 basic-auth.
426
427 HTTP Interface:
428
429 * Better error messages on invalid URL requests.
430
431 Authentication:
432
433 * User documents can now be deleted by admins or the user.
434
435 Security:
436
437 * Avoid potential DOS attack by guarding all creation of atoms.
438
439 Futon:
440
441 * Add some Futon files that were missing from the Makefile.
442
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443 Version 0.11.1
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444 --------------
445
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446 HTTP Interface:
447
448 * Mask passwords in active tasks and logging.
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449 * Update mochijson2 to allow output of BigNums not in float form.
450 * Added support for X-HTTP-METHOD-OVERRIDE.
451 * Better error message for database names.
452 * Disable jsonp by default.
453 * Accept gzip encoded standalone attachments.
454 * Made max_concurrent_connections configurable.
455 * Made changes API more robust.
456 * Send newly generated document rev to callers of an update function.
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457
458 Futon:
459
460 * Use "expando links" for over-long document values in Futon.
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461 * Added continuous replication option.
462 * Added option to replicating test results anonymously to a community
463 CouchDB instance.
464 * Allow creation and deletion of config entries.
465 * Fixed display issues with doc ids that have escaped characters.
466 * Fixed various UI issues.
5e80315 @nslater improved \`couchdb --help\` output
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467
468 Build and System Integration:
469
470 * Output of `couchdb --help` has been improved.
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471 * Fixed compatibility with the Erlang R14 series.
472 * Fixed warnings on Linux builds.
473 * Fixed build error when aclocal needs to be called during the build.
474 * Require ICU 4.3.1.
475 * Fixed compatibility with Solaris.
476
477 Security:
478
479 * Added authentication redirect URL to log in clients.
480 * Fixed query parameter encoding issue in oauth.js.
481 * Made authentication timeout configurable.
482 * Temporary views are now admin-only resources.
483
484 Storage System:
485
486 * Don't require a revpos for attachment stubs.
487 * Added checking to ensure when a revpos is sent with an attachment stub,
488 it's correct.
489 * Make file deletions async to avoid pauses during compaction and db
490 deletion.
491 * Fixed for wrong offset when writing headers and converting them to blocks,
492 only triggered when header is larger than 4k.
493 * Preserve _revs_limit and instance_start_time after compaction.
494
495 Configuration System:
496
497 * Fixed timeout with large .ini files.
498
499 JavaScript Clients:
500
501 * Added tests for couch.js and jquery.couch.js
502 * Added changes handler to jquery.couch.js.
503 * Added cache busting to jquery.couch.js if the user agent is msie.
504 * Added support for multi-document-fetch (via _all_docs) to jquery.couch.js.
505 * Added attachment versioning to jquery.couch.js.
506 * Added option to control ensure_full_commit to jquery.couch.js.
507 * Added list functionality to jquery.couch.js.
508 * Fixed issues where bulkSave() wasn't sending a POST body.
509
510 View Server:
511
512 * Provide a UUID to update functions (and all other functions) that they can
513 use to create new docs.
514 * Upgrade CommonJS modules support to 1.1.1.
515 * Fixed erlang filter funs and normalize filter fun API.
516 * Fixed hang in view shutdown.
517
518 Log System:
519
520 * Log HEAD requests as HEAD, not GET.
521 * Keep massive JSON blobs out of the error log.
522 * Fixed a timeout issue.
523
524 Replication System:
525
526 * Refactored various internal APIs related to attachment streaming.
527 * Fixed hanging replication.
528 * Fixed keepalive issue.
529
530 URL Rewriter & Vhosts:
531
532 * Allow more complex keys in rewriter.
533 * Allow global rewrites so system defaults are available in vhosts.
534 * Allow isolation of databases with vhosts.
535 * Fix issue with passing variables to query parameters.
536
537 Test Suite:
538
539 * Made the test suite overall more reliable.
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540
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541 Version 0.11.0
542 --------------
543
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544 Security:
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545
a355c4f @janl add CVE 2010-0009 to CHANGES and NEWS
janl authored
546 * Fixed CVE-2010-0009: Apache CouchDB Timing Attack Vulnerability.
426fa47 @jchris add security stuff to CHANGES and NEWS
jchris authored
547 * Added default cookie-authentication and users database.
548 * Added Futon user interface for user signup and login.
549 * Added per-database reader access control lists.
6c2f190 @jasondavies Fix speling and formatting.
jasondavies authored
550 * Added per-database security object for configuration data in validation
551 functions.
d1489df add URL Rewriter and Proxy Authentification to changes and remove myself
Benoit Chesneau authored
552 * Added proxy authentication handler
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jchris authored
553
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554 HTTP Interface:
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555
556 * Provide Content-MD5 header support for attachments.
309e618 @janl add vhosts to NEWS and CHANGES
janl authored
557 * Added URL Rewriter handler.
558 * Added virtual host handling.
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559
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560 View Server:
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561
562 * Added optional 'raw' binary collation for faster view builds where Unicode
563 collation is not important.
564 * Improved view index build time by reducing ICU collation callouts.
565 * Improved view information objects.
566 * Bug fix for partial updates during view builds.
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567 * Move query server to a design-doc based protocol.
b3f6661 @jchris json2.js in NEWS and CHANGES
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568 * Use json2.js for JSON serialization for compatiblity with native JSON.
6c2f190 @jasondavies Fix speling and formatting.
jasondavies authored
569 * Major refactoring of couchjs to lay the groundwork for disabling cURL
570 support. The new HTTP interaction acts like a synchronous XHR. Example usage
571 of the new system is in the JavaScript CLI test runner.
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572
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573 Replication:
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574
575 * Added option to implicitly create replication target databases.
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576 * Avoid leaking file descriptors on automatic replication restarts.
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577 * Added option to replicate a list of documents by id.
578 * Allow continuous replication to be cancelled.
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579
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580 Storage System:
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581
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582 * Adds batching of multiple updating requests, to improve throughput with many
198073d @janl Update NEWS and Changes.
janl authored
583 writers. Removed the now redundant couch_batch_save module.
426fa47 @jchris add security stuff to CHANGES and NEWS
jchris authored
584 * Adds configurable compression of attachments.
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janl authored
585
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586 Runtime Statistics:
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587
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jasondavies authored
588 * Statistics are now calculated for a moving window instead of non-overlapping
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589 timeframes.
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590 * Fixed a problem with statistics timers and system sleep.
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591 * Moved statistic names to a term file in the priv directory.
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592
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593 Futon:
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594
595 * Added a button for view compaction.
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596 * JSON strings are now displayed as-is in the document view, without the escaping of
597 new-lines and quotes. That dramatically improves readability of multi-line
598 strings.
599 * Same goes for editing of JSON string values. When a change to a field value is
600 submitted, and the value is not valid JSON it is assumed to be a string. This
601 improves editing of multi-line strings a lot.
602 * Hitting tab in textareas no longer moves focus to the next form field, but simply
603 inserts a tab character at the current caret position.
604 * Fixed some font declarations.
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605
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606 Build and System Integration:
607
35ea57d @nslater updates for NEWS, CHANGES, and acinclude.m4.in
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608 * Updated and improved source documentation.
2da77cc @nslater small fix
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609 * Fixed distribution preparation for building on Mac OS X.
df02faf @nslater initial round of documentation changes
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610 * Added support for building a Windows installer as part of 'make dist'.
611 * Bug fix for building couch.app's module list.
612 * ETap tests are now run during make distcheck. This included a number of
613 updates to the build system to properly support VPATH builds.
614 * Gavin McDonald setup a build-bot instance. More info can be found at
615 http://ci.apache.org/buildbot.html
616
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617 Version 0.10.1
618 --------------
619
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620 Replicator:
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621
622 * Stability enhancements regarding redirects, timeouts, OAuth.
623
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624 Query Server:
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625
626 * Avoid process leaks
627 * Allow list and view to span languages
628
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629 Stats:
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630
631 * Eliminate new process flood on system wake
632
633 Build and System Integration:
634
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635 * Test suite now works with the distcheck target.
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636
09c2444 @nslater updated docs
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637 Version 0.10.0
638 --------------
639
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640 Storage Format:
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641
642 * Add move headers with checksums to the end of database files for extra robust
643 storage and faster storage.
644
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645 View Server:
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646
647 * Added native Erlang views for high-performance applications.
648
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649 HTTP Interface:
650
651 * Added optional cookie-based authentication handler.
652 * Added optional two-legged OAuth authentication handler.
653
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654 Build and System Integration:
655
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656 * Changed `couchdb` script configuration options.
657 * Added default.d and local.d configuration directories to load sequence.
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658
8e2215e Initial check-in of OAuth and cookie authentication.
Damien F. Katz authored
659
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660 Version 0.9.2
661 -------------
662
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663 Replication:
664
665 * Fix replication with 0.10 servers initiated by an 0.9 server (COUCHDB-559).
666
667 Build and System Integration:
668
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669 * Remove branch callbacks to allow building couchjs against newer versions of
670 Spidermonkey.
671
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672 Version 0.9.1
673 -------------
674
675 Build and System Integration:
676
677 * PID file directory is now created by the SysV/BSD daemon scripts.
678 * Fixed the environment variables shown by the configure script.
679 * Fixed the build instructions shown by the configure script.
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680 * Updated ownership and permission advice in `README` for better security.
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681
682 Configuration and stats system:
683
684 * Corrected missing configuration file error message.
685 * Fixed incorrect recording of request time.
686
687 Database Core:
688
689 * Document validation for underscore prefixed variables.
690 * Made attachment storage less sparse.
691 * Fixed problems when a database with delayed commits pending is considered
692 idle, and subject to losing changes when shutdown. (COUCHDB-334)
693
694 External Handlers:
695
696 * Fix POST requests.
697
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698 Futon:
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699
700 * Redirect when loading a deleted view URI from the cookie.
701
702 HTTP Interface:
703
704 * Attachment requests respect the "rev" query-string parameter.
705
706 JavaScript View Server:
707
708 * Useful JavaScript Error messages.
709
710 Replication:
711
712 * Added support for Unicode characters transmitted as UTF-16 surrogate pairs.
713 * URL-encode attachment names when necessary.
714 * Pull specific revisions of an attachment, instead of just the latest one.
715 * Work around a rare chunk-merging problem in ibrowse.
716 * Work with documents containing Unicode characters outside the Basic
717 Multilingual Plane.
718
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jchris authored
719 Version 0.9.0
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720 -------------
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721
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722 Futon Utility Client:
723
724 * Added pagination to the database listing page.
725 * Implemented attachment uploading from the document page.
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cmlenz authored
726 * Added page that shows the current configuration, and allows modification of
727 option values.
728 * Added a JSON "source view" for document display.
729 * JSON data in view rows is now syntax highlighted.
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730 * Removed the use of an iframe for better integration with browser history and
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cmlenz authored
731 bookmarking.
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732 * Full database listing in the sidebar has been replaced by a short list of
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cmlenz authored
733 recent databases.
734 * The view editor now allows selection of the view language if there is more
735 than one configured.
67bfc3a @nslater minor corrections
nslater authored
736 * Added links to go to the raw view or document URI.
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cmlenz authored
737 * Added status page to display currently running tasks in CouchDB.
95463d1 @jchris NEWS and CHANGES for 0.9.0 release
jchris authored
738 * JavaScript test suite split into multiple files.
739 * Pagination for reduce views.
796a66d @cmlenz Implement attachment uploading in Futon.
cmlenz authored
740
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jchris authored
741 Design Document Resource Paths:
742
743 * Added httpd_design_handlers config section.
744 * Moved _view to httpd_design_handlers.
a7f666c @nslater added my changes to NEWS and CHANGES
nslater authored
745 * Added ability to render documents as non-JSON content-types with _show and
610064a @jchris merge design doc resource branch. breaking changes to _view query paths.
jchris authored
746 _list functions, which are also httpd_design_handlers.
747
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jchris authored
748 HTTP Interface:
749
750 * Added client side UUIDs for idempotent document creation
751 * HTTP COPY for documents
752 * Streaming of chunked attachment PUTs to disk
753 * Remove negative count feature
754 * Add include_docs option for view queries
755 * Add multi-key view post for views
67bfc3a @nslater minor corrections
nslater authored
756 * Query parameter validation
95463d1 @jchris NEWS and CHANGES for 0.9.0 release
jchris authored
757 * Use stale=ok to request potentially cached view index
758 * External query handler module for full-text or other indexers.
759 * Etags for attachments, views, shows and lists
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760 * Show and list functions for rendering documents and views as developer
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jchris authored
761 controlled content-types.
762 * Attachment names may use slashes to allow uploading of nested directories
763 (useful for static web hosting).
764 * Option for a view to run over design documents.
765 * Added newline to JSON responses. Closes bike-shed.
766
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767 Replication:
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jchris authored
768
769 * Using ibrowse.
770 * Checkpoint replications so failures are less expensive.
771 * Automatically retry of failed replications.
67bfc3a @nslater minor corrections
nslater authored
772 * Stream attachments in pull-replication.
95463d1 @jchris NEWS and CHANGES for 0.9.0 release
jchris authored
773
774 Database Core:
775
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776 * Faster B-tree implementation.
95463d1 @jchris NEWS and CHANGES for 0.9.0 release
jchris authored
777 * Changed internal JSON term format.
778 * Improvements to Erlang VM interactions under heavy load.
779 * User context and administrator role.
780 * Update validations with design document validation functions.
781 * Document purge functionality.
782 * Ref-counting for database file handles.
783
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784 Build and System Integration:
785
786 * The `couchdb` script now supports system chainable configuration files.
787 * The Mac OS X daemon script now redirects STDOUT and STDERR like SysV/BSD.
788 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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nslater authored
789 * Added COUCHDB_OPTIONS to etc/default/couchdb file.
790 * Remove COUCHDB_INI_FILE and COUCHDB_PID_FILE from etc/default/couchdb file.
791 * Updated `configure.ac` to manually link `libm` for portability.
792 * Updated `configure.ac` to extended default library paths.
793 * Removed inets configuration files.
794 * Added command line test runner.
795 * Created dev target for make.
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796
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797 Configuration and stats system:
798
799 * Separate default and local configuration files.
800 * HTTP interface for configuration changes.
801 * Statistics framework with HTTP query API.
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802
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803 Version 0.8.1-incubating
804 ------------------------
805
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806 Database Core:
807
808 * Fix for replication problems where the write queues can get backed up if the
809 writes aren't happening fast enough to keep up with the reads. For a large
810 replication, this can exhaust memory and crash, or slow down the machine
811 dramatically. The fix keeps only one document in the write queue at a time.
812 * Fix for databases sometimes incorrectly reporting that they contain 0
813 documents after compaction.
ace6dfe @jchris Replacement of inets with ibrowse. Fixes COUCHDB-179 and enhances rep…
jchris authored
814 * CouchDB now uses ibrowse instead of inets for its internal HTTP client
815 implementation. This means better replication stability.
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816
817 HTTP Interface:
818
819 * Fix for chunked responses where chunks were always being split into multiple
820 TCP packets, which caused problems with the test suite under Safari, and in
821 some other cases.
822 * Fix for an invalid JSON response body being returned for some kinds of
823 views. (COUCHDB-84)
824 * Fix for connections not getting closed after rejecting a chunked request.
825 (COUCHDB-55)
826 * CouchDB can now be bound to IPv6 addresses.
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nslater authored
827 * The HTTP `Server` header now contains the versions of CouchDB and Erlang.
2edbabd @cmlenz Update NEWS and CHANGES for 0.8.1 release.
cmlenz authored
828
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829 JavaScript View Server:
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830
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831 * Sealing of documents has been disabled due to an incompatibility with
832 SpiderMonkey 1.9.
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833 * Improve error handling for undefined values emitted by map functions.
834 (COUCHDB-83)
835
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836 Build and System Integration:
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837
838 * The `couchdb` script no longer uses `awk` for configuration checks as this
839 was causing portability problems.
1949751 @nslater updated for recent changes
nslater authored
840 * Updated `sudo` example in `README` to use the `-i` option, this fixes
6cd122d @nslater slight rewording
nslater authored
841 problems when invoking from a directory the `couchdb` user cannot access.
314a282 @nslater couchdb script no longer uses awk for configuration checks
nslater authored
842
df02faf @nslater initial round of documentation changes
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843 Futon:
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cmlenz authored
844
845 * The view selector dropdown should now work in Opera and Internet Explorer
846 even when it includes optgroups for design documents. (COUCHDB-81)
847
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848 Version 0.8.0-incubating
849 ------------------------
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850
851 Database Core:
852
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853 * The view engine has been completely decoupled from the storage engine. Index
854 data is now stored in separate files, and the format of the main database
855 file has changed.
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856 * Databases can now be compacted to reclaim space used for deleted documents
857 and old document revisions.
858 * Support for incremental map/reduce views has been added.
859 * To support map/reduce, the structure of design documents has changed. View
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860 values are now JSON objects containing at least a `map` member, and
861 optionally a `reduce` member.
862 * View servers are now identified by name (for example `javascript`) instead of
863 by media type.
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864 * Automatically generated document IDs are now based on proper UUID generation
865 using the crypto module.
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866 * The field `content-type` in the JSON representation of attachments has been
867 renamed to `content_type` (underscore).
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868
869 HTTP Interface:
870
871 * CouchDB now uses MochiWeb instead of inets for the HTTP server
872 implementation. Among other things, this means that the extra configuration
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873 files needed for inets (such as `couch_httpd.conf`) are no longer used.
874 * The HTTP interface now completely supports the `HEAD` method. (COUCHDB-3)
875 * Improved compliance of `Etag` handling with the HTTP specification.
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876 (COUCHDB-13)
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877 * Etags are no longer included in responses to document `GET` requests that
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878 include query string parameters causing the JSON response to change without
879 the revision or the URI having changed.
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880 * The bulk document update API has changed slightly on both the request and the
881 response side. In addition, bulk updates are now atomic.
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882 * CouchDB now uses `TCP_NODELAY` to fix performance problems with persistent
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883 connections on some platforms due to nagling.
884 * Including a `?descending=false` query string parameter in requests to views
885 no longer raises an error.
886 * Requests to unknown top-level reserved URLs (anything with a leading
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887 underscore) now return a `unknown_private_path` error instead of the
888 confusing `illegal_database_name`.
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889 * The Temporary view handling now expects a JSON request body, where the JSON
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890 is an object with at least a `map` member, and optional `reduce` and
891 `language` members.
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892 * Temporary views no longer determine the view server based on the Content-Type
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893 header of the `POST` request, but rather by looking for a `language` member
894 in the JSON body of the request.
895 * The status code of responses to `DELETE` requests is now 200 to reflect that
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896 that the deletion is performed synchronously.
897
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898 JavaScript View Server:
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899
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900 * SpiderMonkey is no longer included with CouchDB, but rather treated as a
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901 normal external dependency. A simple C program (`_couchjs`) is provided that
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902 links against an existing SpiderMonkey installation and uses the interpreter
903 embedding API.
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nslater authored
904 * View functions using the default JavaScript view server can now do logging
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905 using the global `log(message)` function. Log messages are directed into the
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906 CouchDB log at `INFO` level. (COUCHDB-59)
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907 * The global `map(key, value)` function made available to view code has been
908 renamed to `emit(key, value)`.
909 * Fixed handling of exceptions raised by view functions.
910
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911 Build and System Integration:
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912
913 * CouchDB can automatically respawn following a server crash.
914 * Database server no longer refuses to start with a stale PID file.
915 * System logrotate configuration provided.
916 * Improved handling of ICU shared libraries.
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917 * The `couchdb` script now automatically enables SMP support in Erlang.
918 * The `couchdb` and `couchjs` scripts have been improved for portability.
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919 * The build and system integration have been improved for portability.
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df02faf @nslater initial round of documentation changes
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921 Futon:
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923 * When adding a field to a document, Futon now just adds a field with an
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924 autogenerated name instead of prompting for the name with a dialog. The name
925 is automatically put into edit mode so that it can be changed immediately.
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926 * Fields are now sorted alphabetically by name when a document is displayed.
927 * Futon can be used to create and update permanent views.
928 * The maximum number of rows to display per page on the database page can now
929 be adjusted.
930 * Futon now uses the XMLHTTPRequest API asynchronously to communicate with the
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931 CouchDB HTTP server, so that most operations no longer block the browser.
932 * View results sorting can now be switched between ascending and descending by
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933 clicking on the `Key` column header.
934 * Fixed a bug where documents that contained a `@` character could not be
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935 viewed. (COUCHDB-12)
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936 * The database page now provides a `Compact` button to trigger database
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937 compaction. (COUCHDB-38)
938 * Fixed portential double encoding of document IDs and other URI segments in
939 many instances. (COUCHDB-39)
940 * Improved display of attachments.
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941 * The JavaScript Shell has been removed due to unresolved licensing issues.
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