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From Niket Patel <>
Subject Re: Backup of couchdb
Date Fri, 22 Aug 2008 06:12:11 GMT

On Aug 22, 2008, at 11:09 AM, Jason Huggins wrote:

> Just to be clear... is it okay to make a "hot backup" of that file
> while the server is still running? (I would think so, give it's
> append-only storage design.)

More information on this will be helpful from couchdb developer.
If backup doesn't have some recently added records between backup  
start and finish..
thats fine

But if this can corrupt db file, we have to think other backup options
replication should not considered as backup.

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