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Hadoop, mail # general - Bigtop Proposal


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Steve Loughran 2011-06-14, 12:33
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Konstantin Boudnik 2011-06-14, 18:38
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Re: Bigtop Proposal
Ted Dunning 2011-06-15, 18:23
On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 2:33 PM, Steve Loughran <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> For those people who aren't on the Apache Incubator mailing lists, Tom
> White has proposed "BigTop", which is the tooling to integrate the build and
> testing of the Apache Hadoop technologies, perhaps eventually to have
> coordinated releases.
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I will comment on the proposal directly as well, but coordinated releases
would be a disaster.  Mahout, for one, should not have to wait for Hadoop to
have a release.  We are already unhappy that we only get two releases a year
and want to up that to four.

Much better is to have a directed acyclic dependency graph with coherent
versioning.  That allows projects to stay independent, but still express
version requirements.

>  -It might make sense for the hadoop, pig, hive, hama, mahout, hbase &c
> committers to all have access to this, so that they can help evolve the
> packaging and functional tests.
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Multi-project access sounds right.
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Tom White 2011-06-15, 19:01
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Steve Loughran 2011-06-16, 11:00