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From Time Less <timelessn...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Several newbie CouchDB questions.
Date Wed, 24 Feb 2010 19:51:42 GMT
> > At the highest level: Suppose I want to set up a database cluster.
> > Suppose I want to distribute the data across many nodes....
>
> At this moment you would need lounge indeed. Unfortunately, there isn't
> really good documentation on how it actually works and why it works like
> that. There is, however, documentation on how to install the several
> components.
>

I've looked over what little there is, and it appears to me Lounge doesn't
deal with node failure or cluster size changes (ie: adding/subtracting nodes
in the cluster). It looks like it's merely two components for distributing
reads/writes and giving some map/reduce functionality.

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timeless(ness)

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