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From Andrew Tetlaw <>
Subject Re: javascript on localhost can't access localhost:5984?
Date Wed, 17 Dec 2008 13:10:17 GMT
I'm on Mac OS X, so I just setup a reverse proxy/URL rewriting for the  
built-in apache server.

so that, say, my local app is at http://locahost/app, all the Ajax  
requests are made to http://locahost/app/db

I used this example to help me:

Thanks Mr Lenz, worked like a charm.

On 17/12/2008, at 1:13 PM, Matthew Wilson wrote:

> I'm working on an html page hosted on localhost that uses javascript
> to pull some data from my local couchdb.
> I guess I'm running into the cross-domain issue, because I'm getting
> an error "access to restricted URI denied."
> Anyhow, if I want to interact with couchdb using javascript, how do I
> do it?  do I need to keep my HTML file in couchdb itself?
> Matt
> -- 
> Matthew Wilson


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