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From Zachary Zolton <zachary.zol...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Database-level statistics/on-disk file names
Date Fri, 17 Sep 2010 14:06:37 GMT
I'm +1 on having a Futon _stats page. We should put nice explanations
of the individual stats in there too so I don't have to look them up
every time!

—Zach

On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 3:10 AM, Dirkjan Ochtman <dirkjan@ochtman.nl> wrote:
> Hi there,
>
> I'd like to be able to determine how much disk space the index for a
> certain ddoc takes. Is there any easy way of doing that?
>
> Relatedly, would it be possible to rejigger the on-disk layout a
> little bit to make the filenames easier to understand? For example, we
> now have:
>
> /foo.couch
> /.foo_design/<big-hash>.view
> /.foo_temp
>
> It would seem nicer to have, e.g.
>
> /foo/data.couch
> /foo/users-<big-hash>.view
> /foo/.temp
>
> (Unless maybe you want to be able to rename design docs without having
> to re-index, but I think even that would be manageable.) This would
> also make index size fairly transparent.
>
> Semi-relatedly, has anyone taken a swing at reflecting /_stats into a
> Futon page?
>
> Cheers,
>
> Dirkjan
>

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