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Re: building an distribuited mail-store UID generator using zookeeper
Would Twitter's snowflake @ https://github.com/twitter/snowflake help here?

On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 11:06 PM, Ioan Eugen Stan <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hello Norman,
>
> 2012/1/25 Norman Maurer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>:
>> Hi Ioan,
>>
>> did you read this:
>>
>> http://www.mail-archive.com/[EMAIL PROTECTED]/msg01967.html
>
> I have read it now. I will look over the code for H1 [1] and also try
> to contact the developer to get some info about how well it scales.
>
> The other idea that I had in regard to uid generation is very well
> described by Ted in this mail [2]: create servers that do uid
> generation and use Zk to coordinate them, somewhat similar to what
> region servers do in HBase. Each server will be responsible for
> creating uids for a shard of mailboxes.
>
> Clients will interrogate ZK to get the list of servers and then
> connect to the server they need for each mailbox.
>
>>
>> bye,
>> norman
>
>
> [1] https://github.com/talis/H1
> [2] http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/zookeeper-user/201201.mbox/browser
>
> --
> Ioan Eugen Stan
> http://ieugen.blogspot.com/

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