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khyati's picture
Asked 5 months 4 days ago
Latest activity 1 week 3 days ago

Couchbase server config file

Does couchbase server have a config file (key, value pair) like MongoDB. MongoDB uses a configuration file for settings such as port, bind_ip, etc.

jpspringall's picture
Asked 5 months 4 days ago

Convert bucket from memcached to couchbase

We currently are running Couchbase 1.8.1 with a couple of memcached buckets.

I'm wondering it's possible to convert them from memcached to couchbase without data loss?

We are also upgrading to Couchbase 2.2.0, so was wondering if it was possible as part of the upgrade or with XCDR...

bryanfuselier's picture
Asked 5 months 4 days ago
Latest activity 4 months 4 weeks ago

Offline Windows applications

We are designing some software that will have an offline component to it running on windows 8 tablets. We plan to use Couchbase for its built-in replication capabilities to handle the offline side of things and keep the user working with the latest data it could access.

I'm wondering what...

sbazan's picture
Asked 5 months 4 days ago

Couchbase server for mac OSX 10.9 installation fails

I'm new to couch base, I'm trying to install couch base server in my Mac OSX 10.9, I downloaded the enterprise version for mac, I opened the folder and double clicked on couch base server icon, then nothing happened. I see in the console that a process was created and a new...

sbazan's picture
Asked 5 months 4 days ago
Latest activity 5 months 4 days ago

sync_gateway FATAL: Error opening database: Unable to connect to server: operation timed out

Hello, I'm new to couchbase, we have already created a database in a local server (windows machine), and also created the bucket named sync_gateway.
Now I just have installed sync_gateway in my mac, both machines (couchbase server and sync_gateway) are in the same network, but when I try...

vgajula's picture
Asked 5 months 4 days ago
Latest activity 1 month 4 weeks ago

Wrong date in index when used datetoArray

The date value in the document and the view index does not match, is there any issue here?
Here is the sample document:

"id": 2331367,
"docType": "m",
"whenReceivedTimestamp": "2012-09-30 23:47:26",
"status": "A"

Sample view:

aso's picture
Asked 5 months 5 days ago
Latest activity 5 months 5 days ago

How to access development view using Ruby SDK?

I created development view in the beer-sample bucket with the name 'by_location'. I can see it in couchbase console when I select Views->beer-sample->Development Views. It is in _design/dev_beer. In the code I am trying to access it:

client ="...

zenin's picture
Asked 5 months 5 days ago
Latest activity 2 months 1 week ago

RedHat OpenShift cartridge for Couchbase

Can anyone clarify if OpenShift cartridge for Couchbase exists? It was pledged by RedHat in 2011 that it will be available...but I can't find anything on it except this:

Issac Roth, PaaS Master at Red Hat: “Red Hat’s OpenShift is a Platform-as-a-Service that makes it easier for developers...

oberon's picture
Asked 5 months 5 days ago

Update documents Sync Gateway (II)

I'm trying to update documents:
Android Device (REST API(Http PUT Request)) --> Sync Gateway --> Couchbase Server 2.0,

as it says:

abreddy's picture
Asked 5 months 6 days ago
Latest activity 5 months 6 days ago

retrieve items from cache


We are using couchbase in our application.First we need to check whether results exists in cache If so we have to retrieve from cache or else we should hit the database.

So How do I check whether results exist in cache.