Databases are defined as documents of type database. Databases exist within the system-global root database context.
Aside from keys, all other documents exist within the context of a specific database. All queries are limited to a single database as well, and cannot span across databases.
It is possible to rename a database by updating its
Renaming a database changes its ref, but preserves inbound references to
the database. The data within a database remains accessible via existing
When a database is deleted, its associated data becomes inaccessible and is deleted asynchronously.
|Definition and Requirements
A read-only string that provides a globally-unique identifier for this database.
Optional - A JSON object to contain any additional metadata about this database.
A priority between 1 and 500, inclusive. Defaults to 1.
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