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From ctubbsii <>
Subject [GitHub] accumulo pull request #160: ACCUMULO-4490: Simplify Accumulo scripts and con...
Date Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:26:44 GMT
Github user ctubbsii commented on a diff in the pull request:
    --- Diff: docs/src/main/asciidoc/chapters/iterator_design.txt ---
    @@ -37,8 +37,8 @@ pitfalls.
     To invoke an Accumulo Iterator inside of the TabletServer, the Iterator class must be
on the classpath of every
     TabletServer. For production environments, it is common to place a JAR file which contains
the Iterator in
    -`$ACCUMULO_HOME/lib`.  In development environments, it is convenient to instead place
the JAR file in
    -`$ACCUMULO_HOME/lib/ext` as JAR files in this directory are dynamically reloaded by the
TabletServers alleviating the
    +`$ACCUMULO_LIB_DIR`.  In development environments, it is convenient to instead place
the JAR file in
    --- End diff --
    I don't really find this more convenient or flexible than the old way. I think it's fine
to have a predictable directory layout convention. The less reliant we are on these environment
variables, the better, and I think that's easier to do if we don't make more of them. If we
do have scripts (such as the cluster scripts) rely on environment variables, I think it's
better to make them dependent on fewer of them, essentially minimizing the API for that script.

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