i wish to install the coucbase server using source rather then a package like .deb or .rpm. can someone give me a link to the source and possibly directions on how to install it to get the same results as if i was to install the debian or centos package
The easiest way is to grab the source tarball here:
you can also clone everything from the github.com/couchbase repo, but thats more work to assemble it.
As you know Couchbase is made of different sub projects.
You can get the sources by following the steps documented here:
The manifest for the 2.1 release is available here:
Could you please share the latest tar link?