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From "Markus Jelsma" <mar...@buyways.nl>
Subject Re: Rename a database?
Date Tue, 23 Feb 2010 19:52:23 GMT
No Red Hat here but try /var/lib/couchdb/. In any case, if you get there,
don't miss the .DB_design directories! Your views are there.


Sean Clark Hess said:
> really? Where are the couch data files stored? (redhat)
>
> On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 12:19 PM, Metin Akat <akat.metin@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Renaming the database file works.
>> Moving the file from one machine to another also works.
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 9:19 PM, Metin Akat <akat.metin@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 9:04 PM, Sean Clark Hess
>> <seanhess@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >> I need to import vast amounts of data into a couch database every
>> night.
>> The
>> >> company providing us the data does not provide a list of changes,
>> so we
>> need
>> >> to regenerate everything from scratch.
>> >>
>> >> I was thinking that it would be nice if I could create a new
>> database in couch, copy in all the new data, then rename them once
>> it is done. That
>> way
>> >> my old data can stay live while the new data is importing.
>> >>
>> >> Is there a way to rename databases? So, I would have an
>> "imported_data" database, create a "new_imported_database", then
>> delete the old and
>> rename
>> >> the new when the import finished.
>> >>
>> >> Any other ideas?
>> >>
>> >




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