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From Sho Fukamachi <>
Subject ruby interfaces - the winner is?
Date Wed, 19 Mar 2008 09:50:04 GMT
Hi all, especially Rubyists!

Finally decided to take the plunge and start integrating CouchDB into  
a web app. It's a messaging application, and I'm attracted to Couch  
because of its replication ability - I need servers across 3  
continents to be "eventually consistent" and my hair starts turning  
grey just thinking about Postgres for that.

I intend to initially run it in parallel with the PostgreSQL tables.  
Should make for some interesting benchmarks : )

I'm most comfortable in Ruby so looking at the various ruby  
interfaces. There's at least three I know of - CouchObject, CouchDb- 
Ruby and the new ActiveCouch. I'd love to know what other test  
adopters are doing. - which do you use, O Rubyists?

I am initially leaning towards ActiveCouch because of its AR-like  
syntax, migrations, support for View creation, and just seems more  



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