-Re: [VOTE] Abandon the HDFS proxy contrib component
Alejandro Abdelnur 2011-07-20, 22:06
I already have a patch of Alfredo with all package names and
copyright/license headers as per Apache guidelines.
Once HADOOP-6671 is in it will be straight forward to bring into Hadoop
On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 2:49 PM, Eli Collins <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 2:45 PM, Owen O'Malley <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > On Jul 20, 2011, at 2:42 PM, Allen Wittenauer wrote:
> >> On Jul 20, 2011, at 2:26 PM, Eli Collins wrote:
> >>> Btw, Alejandro is contributing a full HDFS proxy replacement (also
> >>> supports read/write, kerberos, etc) in HDFS-2178.
> >> Which is basically blocked by Alfredo's lack of security review.
> > I'm also not comfortable with a critical part of the security
> infrastructure coming from a github project. Will Cloudera contribute
> Alfredo to Hadoop?
> Yup, per my mail to Allen, Alejandro is planning to contribute Alfredo
> directly to Hadoop once he's finished mavenizing common.
> Going forward we need to figure out a better place to host these
> components (eg Alfredo, or Hadoop libraries used by HBase) than Hadoop
> because other projects that depend on these components don't need to
> wait for a Hadoop release to get a new version.