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From Noah Slater <nsla...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [ANNOUNCE] ubuntu precise couchdb packages available
Date Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:14:29 GMT
Dave, are you up for doing a blog post?

On 13 February 2014 10:19, Andy Wenk <andy@nms.de> wrote:
> Hi Dave,
>
> wow super awesome! We need to spread this to the social media channels. And
> furthermore I suggest to write a blog post. I can do that if no one
> disagrees.
>
> Thanks a lot :)
>
> Cheers
>
> Andy
>
> On 13 February 2014 10:03, Garren Smith <garren@apache.org> wrote:
>
>> Thats great news. Thanks to everyone involved.
>>
>>
>> On 13 Feb 2014, at 4:40 AM, Dave Cottlehuber <dch@thecouchfirm.com> wrote:
>>
>> > Hi everybody,
>> >
>> > I'm delighted to announce the availability of Apache CouchDB Ubuntu
>> > Precise (12.04) packages, with integrated upstart support.
>> >
>> > These have been contributed with support from Mobius Medical Systems,
>> > LP [1],  who use Apache CouchDB in their product Mobius3D/FX for
>> > oncology and radiology, and funded the development of this work
>> > through the Couch Firm [2].
>> >
>> > This would not have been possible without the assistance of Jason
>> > DeRose (who has lead the 1.5.0 package going into the next Ubuntu
>> > Trusty release), and Noah Slater, who was surprised on reviewing the
>> > package to find so much of his original work there ;-).
>> >
>> > Installation should be straightforward, usual caveats around making
>> > backup before upgrading precautions apply, noting that between 1.0.1
>> > and 1.5.0 there are a number of key changes, including the on-disk
>> > data format used by the .couch files was upgraded. Although it
>> > *should* keep your dbs intact and do the right thing for your
>> > local.ini files, always have a backup - or two!
>> >
>> > ```shell
>> > sudo apt-get install python-software-properties -y
>> > sudo add-apt-repository ppa:couchdb/stable -y
>> > sudo apt-get update -y
>> > # remove any existing couchdb
>> > sudo apt-get remove couchdb couchdb-bin couchdb-common -yf
>> > # see my shiny 1.5.0 goodness
>> > sudo apt-get install -V couchdb
>> >    Reading package lists... Done
>> >    Building dependency tree
>> >    Reading state information... Done
>> >    The following extra packages will be installed:
>> >       couchdb-bin (1.5.0-0ubuntu2)
>> >       couchdb-common (1.5.0-0ubuntu2)
>> >       couchdb (1.5.0-0ubuntu2)
>> >     ... Y ...
>> >
>> > # manage via upstart
>> > sudo stop couchdb
>> >    couchdb stop/waiting
>> > sudo start couchdb
>> >    couchdb start/running, process 3541
>> > ...
>> > ```
>> >
>> > You can of course modify or duplicate the /etc/init/couchdb.conf
>> > script, to support running multiple couchdb instances or users on the
>> > same box.
>> >
>> > Note there's also a `couchdb/dev` ppa which will be used for testing
>> > and updating the next release, e.g. the upcoming 1.6.0, before
>> > switching it over to the stable branch once it's had enough eyes on
>> > it.
>> >
>> > Feedback welcome!
>> >
>> > A+
>> > Dave
>> > dch@thecouchfirm.com
>> > dch@jsonified.com
>> > dch@apache.org
>> >
>> > [1]: http://www.mobiusmed.com/
>> > [2]: http://thecouchfirm.com/
>>
>>
>
>
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>
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