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From Ray Hilton <>
Subject Partial replication?
Date Thu, 12 Jun 2008 00:51:24 GMT
CouchDB sounds like the holy grail for Large storage... but what  
happens if you hit the disk limit of a single machine?  Is there a way  
to host parts of the index on different machines (in a redundant and  
fault tolerant manner)?  I was thinking of writing my own that would  
partition by date and then inspect the query to see which indices to  
include, and send a MapReduce task to whichever machines had a copy of  
the relevant indices.  Is this something that may be possible with  

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