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From "Filipe Manana (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (COUCHDB-1089) Let anonymous users access _active_tasks for view generation estimates
Date Sat, 12 Mar 2011 15:39:59 GMT

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Filipe Manana commented on COUCHDB-1089:
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I don't think you'll need to expose the filter and parameters for a replication anywhere.
That is available in the replication documents that are stored in the replicator database
(version 1.1 and onwards), just read the document and you get those fields in it. Also, being
like a regular database, you can set its _security object to whatever fits your application.
As for the UI, isn't the standard Futon database page enough? 

> Let anonymous users access _active_tasks for view generation estimates
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: COUCHDB-1089
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COUCHDB-1089
>             Project: CouchDB
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: HTTP Interface, JavaScript View Server
>            Reporter: max ogden
>            Priority: Minor
>              Labels: http, view
>   Original Estimate: 3h
>  Remaining Estimate: 3h
>
> Currently you have to be a database administrator to access _active_tasks. For UX purposes
I would like to allow anyone to see view generation statuses, preferably on a per database
level. This solves the problem of the first user to generate a view that then receives no
time estimate as to when their process will be completed. I can't think of an application
use case for making replication data public.
> I spoke with Volker Mische about the implementation details on this issue and he asserted
after a code dive that it appears achievable, though the innards of the view status code were
not familiar to him.

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