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From Eduardo Scoz <>
Subject Re: App layer on top of replication
Date Fri, 07 Sep 2012 22:27:05 GMT
Thanks for the reply Jens. I'll start working on it probably this weekend,
and lets see what comes out of it.

Hopefully it won't be hard to modify a simple nodejs proxy to do the basics
of what I want, but you never know (and I'm not that great with js)..

On Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 5:05 PM, Jens Alfke <> wrote:

> On Sep 6, 2012, at 4:54 PM, Eduardo Scoz <> wrote:
> > Is there a list somewhere of all the possible requests that couchdb
> accepts
> > (like _changes, _all_docs, etc)? Blocking all requests by default and
> > making only the few things I would like to have available could be a
> > possibility.
> Not really. The reference I usually use is this one in the wiki[1], but
> it’s incomplete; I’ve added details as I discover them, but I’m sure there
> are other things missing.
> Your approach of whitelisting might be the best way to do it, especially
> since the db on the server will only be accessed by the TouchDB replicator,
> which is fairly predictable in the subset of API calls that it makes.
> I’m interested to see whether this works for you, because this would be
> useful to other people too. The Syncpoint database-per-user approach is
> IMHO cleaner and more flexible, but will take a fair bit of doing to
> implement properly, and JChris hasn’t had time to devote to it lately.
> —Jens
> [1]:

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