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Re: [DISCUSS] HCatalog becoming a subproject of Hive
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On Nov 5, 2012, at 5:35 AM, Namit Jain <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> I like the idea of Hcatalog becoming a Hive sub-project. The
> enhancements/bugs in the serde/metastore areas can indirectly
> benefit the hive community, and it will be easier for the fix to be in one
> place. Having said that, I don't see serde/metastore
> moving out of hive into a separate component. Things are tied too closely
> together. I am assuming that no new committers would
> be automatically added to Hive as part of this, and both Hive and HCatalog
> will continue to have its own committers.
> Thanks,
> -namit
> On 11/3/12 2:22 AM, "Alan Gates" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Hello Hive community.  It is time for HCatalog to graduate from the
>> Apache Incubator.  Given the heavy dependence of HCatalog on Hive the
>> HCatalog community agreed it made sense to explore graduating from the
>> Incubator to become a subproject of Hive (see
>> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-hcatalog-user/201209.mb
>> ox/%3C08C40723-8D4D-48EB-942B-8EE4327DD84A%40hortonworks.com%3E and
>> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-hcatalog-user/201210.mb
>> ox/%3CCABN7xTCRM5wXGgJKEko0PmqDXhuAYpK%2BD-H57T29zcSGhkwGQw%40mail.gmail.c
>> om%3E ).  To help both communities understand what HCatalog is and hopes
>> to become we also developed a roadmap that summarizes HCatalog's current
>> features, planned features, and other possible features under discussion:
>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/HCATALOG/HCatalog+Roadmap
>> So we are now approaching you to see if there is agreement in the Hive
>> community that HCatalog graduating into Hive would make sense.
>> Alan.

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