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HBase >> mail # dev >> All ok w/ thrift2 going away in trunk/0.95?

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Re: All ok w/ thrift2 going away in trunk/0.95?

    We're using thrift2 in production (with a few fixes in hbase thrift2
server and a patch for HBASE-6073). So far it is a positive experience
and we would like to have thrfit2 support in the next releases


 On 4/24/13 9:53 PM, Stack wrote:
> Thrift2 was supposed to be the future -- an API like the native java API --
> but it never got the support needed to make it a superset of thrift1.
>  Meantime folks are running thrift1 in production and patching it as they
> need extra calls and fixes.
> While we have two thrifts, thrift1 and thrift2, the latter of which we are
> afraid to recommend because we do not know of any prod install, we sew
> confusion ("Which should I use?",  "Doc only talks about 'thrift'?").
> HBASE-8184 is a patch to remove thrift2 until it gets a sponsor who can
> move it beyond thrift1 .  I already have a +1 to remove.  Will let the
> issue stew a day or two in case objection to thrift2 going away.
> St.Ack