Install Portainer using my step by step guide. If you already have Portainer installed on your Synology NAS, skip this STEP. Attention: Make sure you have installed the latest Portainer version.
Go to File Station and open the docker folder. Inside the docker folder, create one new folder and name it couchdb. Follow the instructions in the image below.
Note: Be careful to enter only lowercase, not uppercase letters.
Log into Portainer using your username and password. On the left sidebar in Portainer, click on Stacks then + Add stack. Follow the instructions in the image below.
In the Name field type in couchdb. Follow the instructions in the image below.
version: "3.9" services: couchdb: image: couchdb container_name: CouchDB hostname: couchdb mem_limit: 2g network_mode: host volumes: - /volume1/docker/couchdb:/opt/couchdb/data:rw environment: COUCHDB_USER: marius COUCHDB_PASSWORD: mariushosting restart: on-failure:5
Note: Before you paste the code above in the Web editor area below, change the value for COUCHDB_USER and type in your own username. marius is an example for an username.
Note: Before you paste the code above in the Web editor area below, change the value for COUCHDB_PASSWORD and type in your own password. mariushosting is an example for a password.
Scroll down the page until you see a button called Deploy the stack. Click on it. Follow the instructions in the image below. The installation process can take up to a few minutes. It will depend on your Internet speed connection.
If everything goes right, you will see this message at the top right of your screen: “Success Stack successfully deployed“.
Go back to STEP 1 or you will deal with karma 🙂
The installation process can take up to a few seconds/minutes. It will depend on your Internet speed connection. Now open your browser and type in http://Synology-ip-address:5984/_utils Type in your own Username and Password that you have previously created at STEP 5. Click Log in. Follow the instructions in the image below.
Your CouchDB Admin Dashboard at a glance!
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This post was updated on Monday / July 17th, 2023 at 9:22 AM