CouchDB Weekly News, October 19, 2017

Major Discussions

Last call: 2.1.1 imminent (see thread)
A candidate for testing is coming soon.

Catch up with the blog

Releases in the CouchDB Universe

  • couchable 0.4.4 (Python) – Allows arbitrary python objects to be stored in CouchDB, while keeping the resulting CouchDB document as “natural” as possible.
  • couchbeam_amuino 1.4.3-amuino.8 (Erlang) – Erlang CouchDB client + fixes
  • couchdb-expression 1.2.2 – Express Session Store for CouchDB
  • fam 1.1.3 (Python) – Simple Python ORM for CouchDB, and Sync Gateway
  • loopback-connector-couchdb2 1.1.0 – The loopback-connector-couchdb2 module is the CouchDB 2.0 connector for the LoopBack framework that supports the advanced functionality originally found only in Cloudant but that is now available in CouchDB.
  • node-couch-view-indexer 1.0.1 – CouchDB view indexer for Node.js using node-couch
  • opp-perch 0.16.3 (Python) – Open Permissions Platform CouchDB Library
  • putdoc 2.1.0 – PUT a folder as JSON, in CouchDB “traditional couchapp” style, via simple Node.js tool.
  • spicy-action 13.0.1 – Web proxy for CouchDB and others, plus Socket.IO relay

Opinions and other News in the CouchDB Universe

… and in the PouchDB Universe

CouchDB Use Cases, Questions and Answers

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  • Do you want to help moving the CouchDB docs translation forward? We’d love to have you in our L10n team! See our current status and languages we’d like to provide CouchDB docs in on this page. If you’d like to help, don’t hesitate to contact the L10n mailing list on or ping Andy Wenk (awenkhh on IRC).

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