with the support of David Pilato I've downloaded a build of his extended
couchdb river plugin. The extended plugin allows you to configure
elasticsearch to index a view rather than _all_docs. Significantly this
capability offers a potential indexing performance increase by only
indexing selected parts of your document.
The plugin installed and ran without any problems under both 0.19 RC3 and
today's 0.19 Release.
You can download the plugin from
Guidance in its use is at:
Hopefully this new code will make it into the trunk fairly soon.
Well done David,