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From Jan Lehnardt <>
Subject Re: readers vs. document create
Date Wed, 23 Nov 2011 13:36:59 GMT

On Nov 22, 2011, at 21:46 , bmidgley wrote:

> Hi
> A pure couch app can't currently hide the _users database and at the same
> time allow creates in this db. I had hoped I could put only _admin group in
> the readers list and then use a document create, possibly through an update
> handler for creating users.
> The docs make it sound like this should be possible, but I get access
> denied. Is a fix in the works? It's not practical to open up the whole users
> db in a pure couch app.

We are looking to address this for the 1.2.x release.


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