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From Nadav Samet <>
Subject Re: how to work on multiple databases
Date Wed, 23 Sep 2009 03:03:58 GMT
The HTTP API works against one database at a time (at one http server). All
libraries I have seen will let you talk to multiple databases, but don't
have any functionality to send a single query to several databases and
aggregate the results. (This kind of functionality is too
application-specific to be in a general purpose library.)
On Tue, Sep 22, 2009 at 7:51 PM, go canal <> wrote:

> Hello,
> I am only one-day 'old' in the Couch world, CouchDB is really cool :-)
> I have a lot of questions though, sorry if these had been already
> answered...
> Are there APIs available for working on multiple databases ?
> Here is the use case/data model:
>  * a CouchDB database for one project
>    all project related documents are stored in the DB.
>  * a user can participate in multiple projects
> let's say a user wants to display a list of his documents in all projects,
> how do we support this ? Do I have to issue one query command for each
> database then aggregate the result ?
> thanks
> canal

Sincerely yours,

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