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From Damien Katz <>
Subject Re: Getting "unauthorized" errors replicating from jchris's twitter-client-design
Date Sun, 15 Feb 2009 22:55:46 GMT
By target I mean destination. The target is refusing to accept the  
design doc, because the it's not being sent with admin credentials. It  
checks the HTTP credentials when updating the design document, whether  
it by replication or by direct POST.


On Feb 15, 2009, at 5:46 PM, Jens Alfke wrote:

> On Feb 15, 2009, at 2:30 PM, Damien Katz wrote:
>> Jan is correct. This looks to be because design doc is replicating,  
>> which requires a security check. If the target replica has on admin  
>> security turned, this will break. The security patch is meant to  
>> deal with these issues.
> By "target" do you mean the source or destination of the  
> replication? The destination db (mine) has access protection enabled  
> too, but from Jan's previous answer it sounded like the issue was  
> with the source db (jchris's public server) being write-access  
> controlled.
> —Jens

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