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Re: Apache Hadoop Hackathons: 5/11 and 5/18 in SF and Palo Alto
On Tue, May 10, 2011 at 5:57 PM, Arun C Murthy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Awesome.
> I'm sorry to miss this (I'm neck deep in MR-279), but a heads up on forward
> porting from my end:
> # Luke and Suresh are sick of me bugging them and just rolled up their
> sleeves to finish up all of the metrics2 work! Thanks guys! I've
> reviewed/committed Luke's https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HADOOP-6919
> and Suresh finished up the rest.
> # I'll work with Devaraj/Chris to finish up the TT security hole
> (https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/MAPREDUCE-2178).

Thanks Arun - that's great!


> thanks,
> Arun
> On May 9, 2011, at 2:36 PM, Jeff Hammerbacher wrote:
>> Hey,
>> We've got 23 folks signed up for the Hackathon this Wednesday from
>> organizations like Cloudera, Facebook, Twitter, AOL, Trend Micro,
>> StumbleUpon, and Ngmoco. We'll also have the VP of the HBase PMC, Michael
>> Stack, and the VP of the Hive PMC, John Sichi. If you've been waiting to
>> get
>> involved in Apache Hadoop, development, now is the time!
>> We've got room for 10 - 15 more. If you're in San Francisco or Palo Alto
>> and
>> want to help out with Apache Hadoop development, sign up at
>> http://hadoophackathon.eventbrite.com.
>> Regards,
>> Jeff
>> On Fri, May 6, 2011 at 12:03 PM, Jeff Hammerbacher
>> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
>>> Hey,
>>> The discussion this week about the release has done a great
>>> job
>>> of highlighting some issues in our development process; it's also done a
>>> great job of lifting our mailing list activity metrics. After reading
>>> through the various threads, it's clear that everyone agrees on two
>>> things:
>>> 1) We'd like to get the work done in the 0.20.x branches into trunk
>>> 2) We'd like to start releasing off of trunk again
>>> To that end, a few folks from Yahoo!, Cloudera, StumbleUpon, and Facebook
>>> would like to put together a series of Hackathons to 1) burn down the 13
>>> (only 13!) remaining blockers for the 0.22 release and 2) forward-port
>>> the
>>> work done in the 0.20.x branches into trunk.
>>> Cloudera will be hosting Hackathons from 10 am to 6 pm in both our Palo
>>> Alto and San Francisco offices next Wednesday, 5/11, and the following
>>> Wednesday, 5/18, to ensure both of these tasks get completed in short
>>> order.
>>> PMC members Todd Lipcon and Tom White will lead the SF group and PMC
>>> members
>>> Eli Collins and Patrick Hunt will lead the Palo Alto group.
>>> Whether you're a long-time contributor or don't have a patch to your
>>> name,
>>> now is a great time to get involved in Apache Hadoop development. Forward
>>> porting patches is a lot easier than writing them from scratch, and
>>> you'll
>>> have mentors present to help guide you through the patch testing and
>>> submission process.
>>> To sign up for the 5/11 Hackathon in either SF or PA, head over to
>>> http://hadoophackathon.eventbrite.com.
>>> As a reminder, the SF HUG will be held on 5/11 at 6 pm in the Cloudera SF
>>> offices: http://www.meetup.com/hadoopsf/events/17354462/. If you can't
>>> make it on 5/11, we'll send out a link next week for the 5/18 event.
>>> Looking forward to getting the release train moving again!
>>> Regards,
>>> Jeff
>>> p.s. if you'd like to participate remotely, email me directly and I'll
>>> see
>>> about how we can teleconference you into the event.