It was probably just an oversight. Feel free to submit a patch to fix this.
On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 6:38 PM, Roshan Naik wrote:
> Flume Devs,
> I see that some, but not all, core channels & sinks are listed
> as dependencies in the flume-ng-node/pom.xml
> For instance the exec source, memory channel and file channel are missing.
> This caused a problem when importing was attempting to run the flume
> project from IntelliJ and my configuration required FileChannel.
> It threw a class not found exception when DefaultChannelFactory was
> attempting to load the FileChannel class.
> On adding the following dependency in that pom.xml ...
> it problem went away. Was wondering if this is an oversight or intentional