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Python library for working with CouchDB

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CouchDB-Python Library

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Note: CouchDB-Python is no longer being maintained. After 8 years of maintaining CouchDB-Python, I no longer have time to address open issues and new bug reports. Consider as an alternative. If you're interested in taking over maintenance of CouchDB-Python, please start a discussion on the mailing list, or open an issue or PR.

A Python library for working with CouchDB. Downloads_ are available via PyPI. Our documentation is also hosted there. We have a mailing list_.

This package currently encompasses four primary modules:

  • couchdb.client: the basic client library
  • management of design documents
  • couchdb.mapping: a higher-level API for mapping between CouchDB documents and Python objects
  • couchdb.view: a CouchDB view server that allows writing view functions in Python

It also provides a couple of command-line tools:

  • couchdb-dump: writes a snapshot of a CouchDB database (including documents, attachments, and design documents) to MIME multipart file
  • couchdb-load: reads a MIME multipart file as generated by couchdb-dump and loads all the documents, attachments, and design documents into a CouchDB database
  • couchdb-replicate: can be used as an update-notification script to trigger replication between databases when data is changed


  • Python 2.7, 3.4 or later
  • CouchDB 0.10.x or later (0.9.x should probably work, as well)

simplejson will be used if installed.

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