stable

PPA description

Stable releases of http://couchdb.apache.org/ maintained and provided by the CouchDB project and community, based on the officially released tarballs.

Installation should be straightforward, usual caveats around making backup
before upgrading precautions apply, noting that between CouchDB 1.0.1 and
1.5.0 there are a number of key changes, including the on-disk data format
used by the .couch files was upgraded. Although it *should* keep your dbs
intact and do the right thing for your local.ini files, always have a backup
- or two!

```shell
# install the ppa-finding tool
# for 12.04 release or older
sudo apt-get install python-software-properties -y
# for 14.04 release and newer
sudo apt-get install software-properties-common -y
# add the ppa - there is a ppa:couchdb/dev as well if you are feeling lucky
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:couchdb/stable -y
# update cached list of packages
sudo apt-get update -y

# remove any existing couchdb binaries
sudo apt-get remove couchdb couchdb-bin couchdb-common -yf
# see my shiny goodness - note the version number displayed and ensure its
# what you expect before upgrading
sudo apt-get install -V couchdb
  Reading package lists...
  Done Building dependency tree
  Reading state information...
  Done
  The following extra packages will be installed:
  couchdb-bin (x.y.z0-0ubuntu2) couchdb-common (x.y.z-0ubuntu2) couchdb (x.y.z-0ubuntu2)
 … Y …

# manage via upstart for 14.04
sudo stop couchdb
  couchdb stop/waiting
# update /etc/couchdb/local.ini with 'bind_address=0.0.0.0' as needed
sudo start couchdb
  couchdb start/running, process 3541

# manage via upstart for 14.04
sudo stop couchdb
  couchdb stop/waiting
# update /etc/couchdb/local.ini with 'bind_address=0.0.0.0' as needed
sudo start couchdb
  couchdb start/running, process 3541

# manage via systemd for 15.10 and newer
sudo systemctl stop couchdb
# update /etc/couchdb/local.ini with 'bind_address=0.0.0.0' as needed
# or add 'level=debug' to the [log] section
sudo systemctl start couchdb
# systemd is not very chatty so lets get a status
sudo systemctl status couchdb
● couchdb.service - Apache CouchDB
   Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/couchdb.service; enabled; vendor preset: enabled)
   Active: active (running) since Sun 2016-01-31 23:50:50 UTC; 5s ago
 Main PID: 3106 (beam.smp)
   Memory: 20.3M
      CPU: 394ms
   CGroup: /system.slice/couchdb.service
           ├─3106 /usr/lib/erlang/erts-7.0/bin/beam.smp -Bd -K true -A 4 -- -root /usr/lib/erlang -progname erl -- -home /var/lib/couchdb -- -noshell -noin...
           └─3126 sh -s disksup

Jan 31 23:50:50 u1 systemd[1]: Started Apache CouchDB.
Jan 31 23:50:50 u1 couchdb[3106]: Apache CouchDB 1.6.1 (LogLevel=info) is starting.
Jan 31 23:50:51 u1 couchdb[3106]: Apache CouchDB has started. Time to relax.
Jan 31 23:50:51 u1 couchdb[3106]: [info] [<0.33.0>] Apache CouchDB has started on http://127.0.0.1:5984/

# systemd is not very chatty but journalctl has your logs handy
journalctl -xe
```

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:couchdb/stable to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

Display sources.list entries for:
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/couchdb/stable/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/couchdb/stable/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
Signing key:
1024R/C17EAB57 (What is this?)
Fingerprint:
15866BAFD9BCC4F3C1E0DFC7D69548E1C17EAB57

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Apache CouchDB.

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