CouchDB driver for Go
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couchdb-go

Build Status

NOTE: Use the v1.0 Tag for CouchDB 1.0. The current master is being used for CouchDB 2.x work (still a work in progress).

Description

This is my golang CouchDB driver. There are many like it, but this one is mine.

Installation

go get github.com/rhinoman/couchdb-go

Documentation

See the Godoc: http://godoc.org/github.com/rhinoman/couchdb-go

Example Usage

Connect to a server and create a new document:

type TestDocument struct {
	Title string
	Note string
}

...

var timeout = time.Duration(500 * time.Millisecond)
conn, err := couchdb.NewConnection("127.0.0.1",5984,timeout)
auth := couchdb.BasicAuth{Username: "user", Password: "password" }
db := conn.SelectDB("myDatabase", &auth)

theDoc := TestDocument{
	Title: "My Document",
	Note: "This is a note",
}

theId := genUuid() //use whatever method you like to generate a uuid
//The third argument here would be a revision, if you were updating an existing document
rev, err := db.Save(theDoc, theId, "")  
//If all is well, rev should contain the revision of the newly created
//or updated Document