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From Manokaran K <>
Subject Re: VERY Basic Question
Date Tue, 14 Feb 2012 05:30:50 GMT
On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 10:55 AM, Lauren Dahlin

> I am very new to couchdb. I need it to access an Amazon public dataset
> using EC2. I am running an Ubuntu instance, have successfully mounted the
> file, and can view the couchdb browser interface. However, I can't figure
> out how to get access to the existing databases which are in .couch format.
> I have several couch files in a folder ("/db") in the instance. I've tried:
> curl -X GET http://localhost:5984/db
> {"error":"not_found","reason":**"no_db_file"}
> curl -X GET http://localhost:5984/db/**filname.couch<http://localhost:5984/db/filname.couch>
> {"error":"not_found","reason":**"no_db_file"}
You'll have to do curl -X GET http://localhost:5984/name_of_db.

Hope that helps.


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