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From Dave butlerdi <>
Subject Re: Migration to CouchDB
Date Fri, 30 Oct 2009 21:05:29 GMT
If you create your views well and use SQL/XML to obtain XML output you can
then use a standard XML to Jason routine.
I have used SQL to output several documents, supplied those as input to XSLT
to format the documents and then convert to Jason.

Look at tools like NetKernel, it has an awful lot of functions to do it all
easily. I believe the address is

On Fri, Oct 30, 2009 at 10:59 PM, Zachary Zolton

> IMHO it's not necessarily a good idea to directly import data from an
> SQL database to CouchDB.
> Properly normalized data, in an SQL database, is generally
> deconstructed into many records and tables that can be JOIN'ed
> together. CouchDB on the other hand, will serve you well if you can
> manage your data as coherent, self-sufficient documents.
> I'm sure you can get plenty of data modeling help if you post
> questions to the User mailing list.
> Cheers,
> Zach
> On Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 1:12 PM, Duy Nguyen <>
> wrote:
> > Hi devs,
> > Im migrating from MySql to couchDB , but I can not find any tools to do
> the migration at the moment. From my knowledge, I need to convert data in
> MySql to JSON format then insert JSON format data into couchDB. I've look @
> ; unfortunately, it does not
> provide functionality I am looking for. I've known many projects have been
> successfully migration to couchDB. Please give me some guidances.
> > Thank you.
> >
> >
> >


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