Apache CouchDB 1.1.2 has been released and is available for download.

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These release notes are based on the NEWS file.

HTTP Interface

  • ETag of attachment changes only when the attachment changes, not the document.
  • Fix retrieval of headers larger than 4k.
  • Allow OPTIONS HTTP method for list requests.
  • Don't attempt to encode invalid json.


  • Fix pull replication of documents with many revisions.
  • Fix replication from an HTTP source to an HTTP target.

View Server

  • Avoid invalidating view indexes when running out of file descriptors.

Log System

  • Improvements to log messages for file-related errors.

Build System

  • Windows: don't ln the couchjs install target.
  • Windows: remove icu version dependency.
  • Improve SpiderMonkey version detection.

More Information

See the CHANGES file and the Git commit log for more information.