16.6. 1.5.x Branch¶
Version 1.5.1 contains important security fixes. Previous 1.5.x releases are not recommended for regular usage.
- COUCHDB-1781: The official documentation has been overhauled. A lot of content from other sources have been merged, and the index page has been rebuilt to make the docs much more accessible. #54813a7
- A new administration UI, codenamed Fauxton, has been included as an
experimental preview. It can be accessed at
/_utils/fauxton/. There are too many improvements here to list them all. We are looking for feedback from the community on this preview release.
- COUCHDB-1888: Fixed an issue where admin users would be restricted by
- COUCHDB-1867: An experimental plugin feature has been added. See
src/couch_plugin/README.mdfor details. We invite the community to test and report any findings.
- COUCHDB-1894: An experimental Node.js-based query server runtime has been added. See Experimental Features for details. We invite the community to test and report any findings.
- COUCHDB-1901: Better retry mechanism for transferring attachments during replication. #4ca2cec