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From Benoit Chesneau <>
Subject Re: First Couchdb Patch help
Date Thu, 08 Nov 2012 09:25:47 GMT
sound interresting . I wonder if we couldn't add live streaming as
well. Using event-source and long polling (also continuous)

On Thu, Nov 8, 2012 at 10:16 AM, Garren Smith <> wrote:
> Hi Guys,
> I want yo submit a patch to couchdb. If you request the couchdb logs (
I want the option of getting them returned in json format. This makes it much easier to work
with the logs in javascript. I've done a first attempt here -
Basically replace from line 251 onwards in file couch_httpd_misc_handlers.erl, compile, run
then curl for JSON log output.
> I've added the format="json" q-value for when the request wants it to be formatted in
json. Hopefully there is a better way of doing this. Some things I would like checked:
> 1) Is there a easier way of formatting the code to json or a less splitting of code by
brackets etc to get the Json?
> 2) Is the code formatted correctly for couchdb?
> 2) Should the json helper methods be in couch_httpd_misc_handlers.erl or couch_log.erl?
> 3) Am I remotely on the right track here, I'm very new to erlang so welcome any feedback.
I will happily accept the statement "Garren you clearly are clueless, step back and let the
pros do this kind of work"?
> Cheers
> Garren

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