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CouchDB and PHP Web Development Beginner's Guide by Tim Juravich

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Time for action — creating a temporary view

CouchDB provides temporary views for us to use when we are developing or trying to test the result of a view. Let's create a temporary view using Futon so that we can play with some of our data.

  1. Open your browser, and go to Futon (http://localhost:5984/_utils/).
  2. Make sure that you are logged in to the admin account by checking the bottom of the right column.
  3. Go into our verge database by clicking on verge.
  4. Click on the drop-down box, and select Temporary view....
    Time for action — creating a temporary view
  5. This form will allow us to play around with views and test them against data in real time.
  6. Let's edit the code in the Map Function text area, so that ...

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