As for offset management, we have a summer intern starting this week and
our plan is to have the intern work on this.
On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 7:53 AM, Sam Meder <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> On Jun 24, 2013, at 9:41 AM, Jay Kreps <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Hey Sam,
> > That's great. I would be happy to act as a point of contact if any
> > questions come up or you need a reviewer for patches.
> Great, I have a few patches outstanding, so if you could take a look:
> > We haven't had an official discussion of roadmap but trunk already has
> > support for keyed messages and log compaction and a cleanup of the log
> > code. I think the goal would be to make this release as small and
> > quick as possible with any bigger disruptive features going into 0.9.
> So the plan is to base 0.8.1 on trunk?
> > Here are some ideas of things that I think would fit well:
> > 1. Any good housekeeping issues. 0.8 was a pretty major rewrite and
> > getting that done and stable required ignoring a lot of basic issues
> > that impact the out-of-the-box experience---good errors,
> > documentation, logging, etc. We haven't filed a lot of JIRAs for this,
> > but anything you see that falls under this umbrella would be a good
> > target. Doing a few of these is often a good way to learn the code
> > base.
> Mostly what I have been trying to do - some classes could probably also
> use some splitting up. I'll continue down this path.
> > 2. Quotas. Jonathan had proposed working on this, but I don't think he
> > ever got the time. https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/KAFKA-656
> > 3. Phase 2 of this wiki:
> > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/KAFKA/Offset+Management
> For us 3 seems definitely more valuable than 2. We'd also really like to
> have support for deleting topics (i.e. continue work on
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/KAFKA-330) and would potentially
> want to change the build so it creates separate server and client artifacts.
> > Folks--any other ideas?
> > -Jay
> > On Sun, Jun 23, 2013 at 11:01 PM, Sam Meder <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> >> Hey,
> >> I now have roughly a day a week I can dedicate to working on Kafka, so
> I am looking for issues in the 0.8.1 batch that you think might be good
> starting points. Input would be much appreciated.
> >> Speaking of issues, I think it would be good to either fix
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/KAFKA-946 for 0.8 or just drop the
> code from the release.
> >> /Sam