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arunairs's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago
Latest activity 4 months 6 days ago

Pre-load the cache

Hi,
Is it possible to pre-load couchbase's memcache with a pre-defined set of items?

-Arun

zbintliff's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago
Latest activity 4 months 2 days ago

Multiple Views on Design Document

I'm using couchbase for proof of concepts and such. I am reading about views and design documents and understand them (I think). So far whenever I wanted to create a new view I created a new document as well. Is there any benefit or drawback for putting multiple views on the same design...

bj's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago
Latest activity 4 months 6 days ago

Backing Up Without Exposing Password

cbbackup takes a password on the command line, which puts that password at risk of being exposed by any user on that server doing a ps().

Is it possible to initiate a backup (and restore) without providing the password in argv? Maybe there is a way to set an env variable that will be read...

buger's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago

RAM stats do not reconcile and evictions seems to be not working as expected

Here is screenshots of stats from one of our servers:

https://www.evernote.com/shard/s9/sh/b4df493a-10a9-44d6-9fb4-6fc6e633009...

From time to time one of the...

bmhardy's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago

How to get name of logged in user from cookie

Hi

I authenticated with persona using the _persona endpoint. I was able to retrieve the cookie sent back on the call. It had a named entry syncGatewaySession and an alpha numerical value. Can I get the name of the logged in user from that cookie.

Could I access that cookie after...

bmhardy's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago

requireUser not working for me.

I authenticate using persona and I see a message in the sync gateway logs that confirms I’m authenticated as user bsg2@gmx.com

When my sync function reads like this (with requireUser commented out):
"sync": `function(doc, oldDoc) {...

matthew.blyth's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago
Latest activity 4 months 1 week ago

Importing data from couchbase to hadoop using connector

Hi,
I am using the couchbase hadoop connector plugin to import data from couchbase to hadoop. Unfortunately, the values imported appear as byte array references instead of the actual byte array I was expecting. So, for example, the data output to hadoop appears as follows:

key,[B@...

bmhardy's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago
Latest activity 4 months 1 week ago

How to get the session cookie after persona authentication

Hi,

I read this about using persona with couchbase:

Clients log in by sending a POST request to /dbname/_persona. The request body is a JSON document that contains an assertion property whose value is the signed assertion received from the identity provider. Just as with a _session...

sgande's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago
Latest activity 4 months 1 week ago

Connection pool to connect to multiple buckets

Greetings

I am new to couchbase and We are in process of evaluating couchbase.

I have few questions. Appreciate response.
1) How can I maintain multiple connections at a time?
My use case is , I have multiple virtual buckets and I need to connect to corresponding...

bmhardy's picture
Asked 4 months 1 week ago
Latest activity 4 months 1 week ago

Wrong user exception not thrown in client code.

I'm using authorization in my couchbase config.

In my config.json, my sync function says this:

if (oldDoc) {
requireUser("importantUser@consultant.com");
}

This does indeed stop un authorized users from...

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