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Re: nomenclature
For MapReduce, I always call them "JobTracker" and "TaskTracker", for HDFS,
"Namenode" and "DataNode"

because of the name of classes in source code???:-)

Nan

On Mon, Jun 13, 2011 at 8:25 AM, Mark Hedges <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

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> Why don't you call them "directors" and "workers" instead of
> "masters" and "slaves" ?
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> Mark
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Nan Zhu
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Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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