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Re: status of 0.8?
I've been having trouble building trunk since the changes to sbt in 0.8.
Is there some documentation on building and running trunk?
On 2/21/13 3:53 PM, Neha Narkhede wrote:
> HEAD is good as of today and has been stable for past few days. There are
> some bugs we are working on but you can certainly run the cluster and do
> some basic send/receive operations. Also, let us know if you have feedback
> on the APIs, protocols, tools etc since that takes some time to refactor
> and change.
> Good luck! :-)
> Thanks,
> Neha
> On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 12:51 PM, Jason Rosenberg <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Thanks Neha,
>> That's helpful info.  Is there a reasonable checkpoint rev to check out now
>> and experiment with, or is HEAD as good as anything else?
>> Jason
>> On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 3:31 PM, Neha Narkhede <[EMAIL PROTECTED]
>>> wrote:
>>> Hi Jason,
>>> We are closely monitoring the health of one of our production clusters
>> that
>>> has the 0.8 code deployed. This cluster is feeding off of LinkedIn's
>>> production traffic. Once this cluster is fairly stable, we'd like to run
>>> all of our tools and ensure those are working. Another thing we are
>> trying
>>> is to introduce failures on this cluster when it is under load and ensure
>>> that there is no data loss.
>>> So far, we've been working on stabilizing this cluster and fixing bugs.
>>> Next week, we will be working on tools and setting up audit so we can do
>>> some data loss analysis, if any. This will probably take another month.
>>> After that, I think we should be ready to release a public BETA and have
>>> our users try it. If we release it sooner than that, I'm not sure it will
>>> be helpful since tools and simple failure cases might not work as
>> expected.
>>> As far as formal release goes, I believe end of March or April will be a
>>> good timeframe. We will try our best to update documentation for the BETA
>>> release, 3-4 weeks from now.
>>> Thanks,
>>> Neha
>>> On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 9:44 AM, Jason Rosenberg <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> wrote:
>>>> Just wanted to inquire as to the status 0.8 being released to beta.
>>>> I have several use cases now that would like to take advantage of the
>> new
>>>> features in 0.8, and I'm not sure if it makes sense to keep waiting for
>>> an
>>>> actual release, before attempting to use the latest HEAD version in
>>>> staging/production environments.
>>>> How stable is the 0.8 branch at this point?  What is the schedule for a
>>>> formal release?  When will there at least be a link to 0.8
>> documentation,
>>>> where to download it, on the main apache kafka site?
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Jason