Please do not use the 1.0 release. It has a serious data-loss bug. Please use the 1.0.1 release instead. You cab find more details on the official downloads page. On 29 Aug 2010, at 09:34, Alasdair Macmillan wrote: > I've installed Couchdb 1.0 on my webfaction linux box but it isn't running properly and I don't know how to fix it or what is wrong. > > Futon pops up with errors like this: > > The database could not be created: Invalid JSON: > 502 Bad Gateway > >

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> > > > > And when I run the test suite: > basics, all_docs, attachments, attachments_multipart, attachment_names, compact, config, conflicts, delayed_commits, design_docs, design_options all fail > > all the errors are: > > Exception raised: {"error":"unknown","reason":"\u000d\u000a502 Bad Gateway\u000d\u000a\u000d\u000a

502 Bad Gateway\u000d\u000a > > nginx\u000d\u000a\u000d\u000a\u000d\u000a"} > except for 'compact; which also has: > > Assertion failed: xhr.responseText == "This is a base64 encoded text" Assertion failed: xhr.getResponseHeader("Content-Type") == "text/plain" > > Any help would be so gratefully appreciated > > Kind thanks > AL >