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From Dave Cottlehuber <>
Subject Re: Configuring CouchDB/BigCouch for high-memory servers
Date Fri, 20 Apr 2012 13:28:21 GMT
On 20 April 2012 14:41, Robert Newson <> wrote:
> Yes, it's deliberate. BigCouch (and CouchDB) doesn't typically
> allocate a lot of memory (though lots of replication jobs would change
> that). Having lots of RAM is recommended for the OS's disk cache,
> however.
> B.

You might be able to use it by pre-heating views, or querying with
appropriate include_docs. Jason Smith wrote a script to do that for
CouchDB which you could try.


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