Install CouchDB on macOS
This is a quick tutorial to install CouchDB 2.x.x on macOS.
CouchDB 2.x.x on macOS
Drag the downloaded
Apache CouchDB.app file into
The Fauxton Web Interface
Launchpad and double-click on
Apache CouchDB. This automatically opens up the browser which loads a page at
http://127.0.0.1:5984/_utils/. You will see a built-in web-based single-page interface for admin, known as Fauxton.
:5984 is the default port for CouchDB running on localhost.
To quit CouchDB, click on the CouchDB icon that appear on the status menu bar and expand the menu. Select
Quit Apache CouchDB.