Adding a CouchDB backend
theodore at biadala.net
Sun Sep 4 18:58:45 BST 2011
(looks like my previous mail didn't go through)
Sorry for the line length.
> I ask contributors to send patches as plain emails to make the review
> as easy as possible.
It's pretty long and it's new files, so I thought this would be
"cleaner". I'll know it for next time.
> I'm not sure: do you know we are slowly moving to the (currently
> supported) sqlite backend? Of course, it doesn't mean we couldn't
> support other backends.
I saw that on the ml but as Daniel said, couchdb is for mail storage
not for sync status.
> So, I have to ask you what is your first intent in adding support for
With couchdb you can replicate very easily. Makes backup really simple.
And I want to use couchdb as a mail reader later. Putting everything in
couch mean It's easier to use than maildir or IMAP for me.
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