Slacking on the Couch

I run Slackware. I also use CouchDB. Seems like a natural fit, but the slackbuild on SlackBuilds.org is stuck at 0.11.

That’s okay, it is a good script and works well with the latest version. However, I don’t want to run the latest release of CouchDB, I want to run 1.2.x from the git repository, because I really like the new replication engine for my work.

So, I had to do some tinkering with the SlackBuild script. Continue reading