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From "Chris Anderson (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Resolved: (COUCHDB-117) HTTP status code when recreating a database
Date Tue, 21 Oct 2008 19:35:44 GMT

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Chris Anderson resolved COUCHDB-117.
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    Resolution: Fixed

> HTTP status code when recreating a database
> -------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: COUCHDB-117
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COUCHDB-117
>             Project: CouchDB
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: HTTP Interface, Test Suite
>    Affects Versions: 0.9
>         Environment: Mac OS X 10.4.11
>            Reporter: Michael Hendricks
>            Priority: Minor
>         Attachments: 0001-Status-code-when-creating-a-database-twice.patch
>
>
> If one accidentally tries to create a database when a database by that name already exists,
CouchDB trunk (tested at revision 691322) responds with a 500 status code.  In slightly older
versions of the trunk, the response code was 409 and the error message helpfully indicated
that a database by that name already exists.
> I'll attach a patch that restores the 409 code and error message.  I submitted this patch
to the developer's mailing list on August 23rd.  It appears not to have been noticed by the
core developers, so I'm re-posting it here.

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