Since we all installed CouchDB the same way with Homebrew, we can be sure that our CouchDB logs all live in the same location. With that in mind, let's look at our CouchDB log.
[Mon, 12 Sep 2011 16:04:56 GMT] [info] [<0.879.0>] 127.0.0.1 - - 'GET' /_uuids?count=1 200 [Mon, 12 Sep 2011 16:04:56 GMT] [info] [<0.879.0>] 127.0.0.1 - - 'PUT' /_users/org.couchdb.user:johndoe 409
We used a
tail command to return the last few lines of the CouchDB log.
The first record you'll notice is
/uuids?count=1, which is us ...