The collaborative Markdown editor StackEdit can be used with the essentially free Italian CouchDB hosting provider Couchappy to store one's documents. StackEdit is a web service without accounts. It connects to your Couchappy CouchDB instance, simply by providing a URL like this:
The problem is that anyone in the world can do so. According to StackEdit's CouchDB setup documentation, one can still set permissions for CouchDB and configure StackEdit to connect to it using a URL like the one below:
- How do I create additional CouchDB users in Couchappy?
- How do I enforce authentication for all CouchDB requests on Couchappy?
What I tried so far
In addition to the required configuration modifications, I added a line
credentials = true. This had no effect.
[httpd] enable_cors = true [cors] credentials = true origins = http://localhost, https://stackedit.io
headers = accept, authorization, cookie, content-type