Object Database shaped Pony Re: Why Perl needs a VM

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Wed Sep 5 22:02:24 BST 2007

On Wed, Sep 05, 2007 at 04:01:49PM -0400, jesse wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 05, 2007 at 03:47:06PM -0400, Matt Sergeant wrote:
> > jesse wrote:
> > >
> > >A crock as a mail platform, sure. But show me another disconnectable
> > >syncable database app designed to let users build their own databases.
> > >Please. I'd like one. Badly.
> > 
> > CouchDB?
> > 
> > (I'm shooting from the hip here, I have no idea if it's applicable or not).
> I'm not convinced that their sync strategies get what I want. But it
> does seem like the closest backend to what I want. (And has been getting
> All The Buzz[tm] this week.)
> Has anyone we know done anything more than look at the wiki?

15:17 <@tomboh> ooh a couchdb thingy on cpan!
15:18 <@osfameron> have you looked into couchdb much ?
15:18 <@Nicholas> couchdb? is that some sort of "behind the sofa" storage?
15:19 <@acme> i still don't understand couchdb
15:21 <@mb> "CouchDb is designed to store and report on large amounts of 
          semi-structured, document oriented data"
17:56 <@osfameron> huh... couchdb wants me to create my databases using a web 
17:59 <@osfameron> odd, firefox doesn't want to open the couchdb page, but w3m 
          is happy enough with it


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