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1Couchbase Server 2.5.0, Mac OSX
2
3Couchbase Server 2.5 is the updated release for Couchbase Server 2.2.
4
5Couchbase Server is a distributed NoSQL document database for interactive applications.
6Its scale-out architecture runs in the cloud or on commodity hardware and provides a
7flexible data model, consistent high-performance, easy scalability and always-on
824x365 availability.
9
10This release contains major enhancements and bug fixes.
11For more information, see the Couchbase Server Release Notes:
12http://docs.couchbase.com/couchbase-manual-2.5/cb-release-notes/
13
14REQUIREMENTS
15
16- If you have a previous installation of Membase/Couchbase,
17  see the instructions for removing the Couchbase Server:
18  http://docs.couchbase.com/couchbase-manual-2.5/cb-install/#mac-os-x-installation
19
20INSTALL
21
22Instructions:
23
24- By default, Couchbase Server is installed at:
25  "/Applications/Couchbase Server.app/Contents/Resources/couchbase-core/bin/"
26
27- After installation, a Couchbase Server icon appears in the menu bar on the
28  right-hand side.
29
30- The server automatically starts after install and is available on
31  port 8091 (default).
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33
34Note:
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36For Mac OSX 10.8+, if your security level is set to Anywhere you can run the server.
37If your security level is higher, you will not be able to open Couchbase Server
38due to lack of a valid developer certificate. If this occurs:
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401. Hold down the Control key and click the application icon.
41   From the contextual menu, choose Open.
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432. A popup appears asking you to confirm this action.
44   Click the Open button.
45 
46
47ADDITIONAL
48
49- For a full list of network ports for Couchbase Server, see
50  http://docs.couchbase.com/couchbase-manual-2.5/cb-install/#network-ports
51
52- To read more about Couchbase Server best practices, see
53  http://docs.couchbase.com/couchbase-manual-2.5/cb-admin/#best-practices
54