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From Klaus Trainer <>
Subject Re: COUCHDB-864 and 1.0.x
Date Sun, 22 Aug 2010 17:16:00 GMT
As soon as there's an adequate test.
I'm quite curious about that test ;).


On Sun, 2010-08-22 at 14:34 +0100, Robert Newson wrote:
> All,
> I committed a one-line fix (suggested by Adam) to trunk which now
> allows multipart/related PUT's to succeed without mochiweb closing the
> connection. At base, mochiweb uses a process dictionary variable to
> keep track of whether it ought to close the connection or not. Because
> we use the request from a different process, part of that handling is
> skipped, causing mochiweb to close a connection when it shouldn't. The
> fix (or, less charitably, *hack*) fixes that issue.
> I've struggled to write an etap test that demonstrates the original
> problem (the bug was discovered when doing performance testing from a
> node.js-based test program) and I feel I owe one. I would like this
> patch to land on 1.0.x where I think a confirming test is mandatory.
> I'll continue trying to write the test and will put it to trunk once I
> have it. In the meantime, I would like to hear from others about
> whether this should go to 1.0.x? It allows efficient and atomic
> insertion of documents with attachments, which is an important feature
> for me, though to date it is only used by the replicator.
> B.

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