-Re: That append patch in 0.20
Arun C Murthy 2011-01-28, 19:18
Just call a vote on a release on the branch-0.20-append branch and we
Folks are welcome to port it on top of branch-0.20-security too. I
believe that has been done by some hbase folks too.
On Jan 28, 2011, at 10:49 AM, Ian Holsman wrote:
> Hey guys.
> I was speaking to some people a couple of nights ago, and we came up
> with an idea about it (which I'm sure has been mentioned before so
> apologies beforehand).
> could we make append a configuration option. either at build or at
> run time.
> that way we could let alot of the hbase users run off the same
> codebase and not have them patch it themselves.
> sure.. we will still have the same testing issues, and debates on if
> it is stable or properly tested.. we can put big warning messages in
> the documentation on when people should be using it.. but at least
> they could get a regular build
> and run it.
> so.. the question to the experts.. can the append patch be made into
> a configuration option such that if people don't have it enabled it
> won't affect them.
> Thanks for listening