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From Alexander Shorin <>
Subject NPM, CouchDB and big attachments
Date Wed, 27 Nov 2013 07:14:09 GMT

> Move attachments out of CouchDB: Work has begun to move the package tarballs out of
> CouchDB and into Joyent's Manta service. Additionally, MaxCDN has generously offered
> provide CDN services for npm, once the tarballs are moved out of the registry database.
> This will help improve delivery speed, while dramatically reducing the file system I/O
load on
> the CouchDB servers. Work is progressing slowly, because at each stage in the plan, we
> making sure that current replication users are minimally impacted.

I wonder is it CouchDB non-optimal I/O and/or can 769 issue fix it?

There is alpha-patch attached. May be it's good time to push it
forward? What things are left for it?


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