CouchDB
  1. CouchDB
  2. COUCHDB-1512

Provide proper error if a hostname (and not an ip) is used for bind_address

    Details

    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 1.3
    • Component/s: None
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      Description

      Currently, couch throws an opaque error message and doesn't bind the tcp port, but the process doesn't die, so it's unclear what's happening. Preferably, couch should raise an informative error message and die if an invalid bind_address is passed

        Activity

        Robert Newson made changes -
        Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
        Fix Version/s 1.3 [ 12318350 ]
        Resolution Fixed [ 1 ]
        Dave Cottlehuber made changes -
        Field Original Value New Value
        Assignee Dave Cottlehuber [ dch ]
        Andrew Melo created issue -

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          • Assignee:
            Dave Cottlehuber
            Reporter:
            Andrew Melo
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