Pouchdb with async storage
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PouchDB, the ReactNative-only edition. A preset representing the PouchDB code that runs in ReactNative.

The pouchdb-react-native preset contains the version of PouchDB that is designed for ReactNative. In particular, it ships with the AsyncStorage adapters as its default adapters. It also contains the replication, HTTP, and map/reduce plugins.


npm install pouchdb-react-native --save

npm >= 3 / node >= 6 works best, there are some known issues with npm 2

PouchDB 7.0

npm install pouchdb-react-native@next --save
import PouchDB from 'pouchdb-react-native'
const db = new PouchDB('mydb')

// use PouchDB
  .then(doc => console.log(doc))

For full API documentation and guides on PouchDB, see PouchDB.com.

Sample App

there is a small example app: https://github.com/stockulus/pouchdb-react-native/tree/master/example


PouchDB adapter using AsyncStorage as its data store. Designed to run in ReactNative. Its adapter name is 'asyncstorage'.


npm install pouchdb-adapter-asyncstorage --save
import PouchDB from 'pouchdb-core'
const db = new PouchDB('mydb', {adapter: 'asyncstorage'})

// use PouchDB
  .then(doc => console.log(doc))

Android limit

On Android asyncstorage has a limitation of 6 MB per default, you might want to increase it

// MainApplication.getPackages()
long size = 50L * 1024L * 1024L; // 50 MB

known issues

There are still Problems with Attachments, but currently there is work on it. See (https://github.com/stockulus/pouchdb-react-native/issues/68)


git clone https://github.com/stockulus/pouchdb-react-native.git
cd pouchdb-react-native
git submodule init
git submodule update
npm install
npm test
cd example
npm run ios

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