-Fwd: Heads up - 2.0.5-beta
Suresh Srinivas 2013-05-02, 22:32
I am arguing against invasive and destructive features proposed for the
Your choice of words is deplorable, to say the least.
Can you explain what do you mean by *destructive*? Please substantiate your
claim on technical grounds.
So far you have been quiet while we have been developing these
features on multiple jiras for many months. Now for you to suddenly appear
on the release thread and try to block it, by calling them * destructive*,
All these feature developments has happened all in the open.
If you are concerned about it being *destructive*, please participate in the
discussions, code reviews and code contribution to make it
> # NFS gateway for HDFS
> # HDFS-347 unix domain socket based short circuits
> # Windows support
We are not throwing all this code over the wall. These features are tested
and are ready. We have been working at it for many many months. Some of
has been in trunk for quite sometime without causing any instability. I
take the responsibility
of testing these features and stabilizing them. Obviously, any help is