Apache CouchDB 1.2.1 has been released and is available for download.

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These release notes are based on the NEWS file.

HTTP Interface

  • Fix various bugs in the URL rewriter when recursion is involved.

Platform Integration

  • Fix couchdb start script.

Futon User Interface

  • Disable buttons that aren't available for the logged-in user.


  • Fix potential replication timeouts.

View Server

  • Change use of signals to avoid broken view groups.

More Information

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