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From Robert Newson <rnew...@apache.org>
Subject Re: GeoCouch for Apache CouchDB 1.3.x
Date Thu, 25 Oct 2012 14:31:05 GMT
I think John is asking that geocouch ships as part of couchdb.

B.

On 25 October 2012 15:28, Volker Mische <volker.mische@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi John,
>
> yes, GeoCouch is an extension for Apache CouchDB, this means that you
> even need to have a CouchDB server where it runs in.
>
> Cheers,
>   Volker
>
> On 10/25/2012 04:14 PM, john.tiger wrote:
>> could the spatial queries, etc be integrated into couchdb a la mongodb
>> ?  We would rather run our geo stuff from the same db server.
>>
>> On 10/25/2012 06:31 AM, Volker Mische wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> I finally found the time to make GeoCouch work with CouchDB 1.3.x (which
>>> is HEAD/trunk at the moment). It's on Github now [1].
>>>
>>> Some of you might wonder, why I did the refactoring myself and haven't
>>> used Paul Davis' work [1] or the one from the Refuge project [2]. The
>>> most important reason for me was, that I wanted to understand and learn
>>> how things are different now. And I learn better if I *do it*, instead
>>> of just reading existing code.
>>>
>>> At Couchbase we also need to change the way we are handling the
>>> indexers, this was a good way to see and learn how Apache CouchDB is
>>> doing it now, and if we might do it in a similar way.
>>>
>>> Another point is, that GeoCouch had a few small changes after the Refuge
>>> fork, they would have needed to be backported. I also wanted to be based
>>> on the most recent version of Apache CouchDB, not the one when the
>>> original refactor was made.
>>>
>>> Anyway, have fun with the new version and help me finding bugs :)
>>>
>>> [1] https://github.com/couchbase/geocouch/tree/couchdb1.3.x
>>> [2] https://github.com/davisp/geocouch/tree/new-views/
>>> [3] https://github.com/refuge/refuge_spatial/
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>    Volker
>>>
>>
>

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