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From Mike Carey <dtab...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Google Summer of Code
Date Wed, 01 Feb 2017 21:58:19 GMT
Indeed - it's a good one - so good that someone's taken it up!  (There 
is a UCR student - not talkative on this list - who's been working on 
this one, and whom Steven is helping.)


On 2/1/17 7:58 AM, Sattam Alsubaiee wrote:
> I might be obsolete :-), but one thing that I think worth looking at is
> exploring and implementing other effecient merge policies for LSM indexes.
> The good thing is that it is a self-contained problem and can be done
> easily in 2-3 months.
>
> Cheers,
> Sattam
>
> On Wed, Feb 1, 2017 at 9:16 AM, Yingyi Bu <buyingyi@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>>>   can have them create automated unit tests for many of our components
>> (Our Http Server comes to mind).
>>
>> My $0.02:  writing white box unit tests (e.g., MockIto-based stuff) are
>> devs' own responsibility..
>>
>> But I guess that there could be two projects along the line:
>> 1. re-organize our current runtime tests,  e.g., avoiding unnecessary
>> DDL/DMLs.
>> 2. cleanup sporadic failures in integration tests, particularly, managix
>> start/stop etc.
>>
>> Best,
>> Yingyi
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 10:01 PM, abdullah alamoudi <bamousaa@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Taewoo,
>>> I think this one would be too much for a Google Summer of Code student.
>>>
>>> I am not sure if we can do this but if we can have a software testing
>>> project, then we can have them create automated unit tests for many of
>> our
>>> components (Our Http Server comes to mind). That would be very helpful I
>>> think but definitely not very exciting.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Abdullah.
>>>
>>>> On Jan 31, 2017, at 9:56 PM, Taewoo Kim <wangsaeu@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I would like to suggest one feature: adding a security feature to the
>>>> AsterixDB: setting DB accounts and privileges. Also, use them when
>> access
>>>> the Web Interface or API call.
>>>>
>>>> Best,
>>>> Taewoo
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 9:52 PM, Yingyi Bu <buyingyi@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Yeah, sounds good to me.
>>>>>
>>>>> Best,
>>>>> Yingyi
>>>>>
>>>>> On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 9:31 PM, Steven Jacobs <sjaco002@ucr.edu>
>>> wrote:
>>>>>> Makes sense, based on a past of not quite finishing. There has been
>>> some
>>>>>> discussion from the Summer of Code Apache threads, and it sounds
like
>>>>> they
>>>>>> want to do a smaller number of better vetted projects this year,
but
>> I
>>>>>> think we could still try for at least one spot.
>>>>>> Steven
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 9:21 PM Yingyi Bu <buyingyi@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>>>>>> IMO, each of them could be a two-three month project.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> The project itself could be conceptually simple and has a relatively
>>>>>> small
>>>>>>> scope, but we probably should lift the exit bar.
>>>>>>> Here are my thoughts for the exit criteria:
>>>>>>> 1.  the feature reliably works for all edge cases;
>>>>>>> 2.  the implementation does not hack things, which can result
in
>>>>>>> general-purpose refactoring of other modules;
>>>>>>> 3.  there are regression unit tests and integration tests along
with
>>>>> the
>>>>>>> code;
>>>>>>> 4.  the code is carefully reviewed by 1-2 committers.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Getting sth. done as a proof-of-concept and then disappearing
>> doesn't
>>>>>> seem
>>>>>>> a very effective approach..:-)
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Best,
>>>>>>> Yingyi
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 9:07 PM, Steven Jacobs <sjaco002@ucr.edu>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>> Do you think these could be a single project (dataset
>> improvements)?
>>>>>> I'm
>>>>>>>> wondering about whether one alone would be a full two-three
month
>>>>>>> project.
>>>>>>>> Steven
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 9:00 PM Yingyi Bu <buyingyi@gmail.com>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>> I have two proposals for data loaders:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> 1. add AWS S3 as an external data source;
>>>>>>>>> 2. support POSTing a user file on the client side through
HTTP
>> into
>>>>>> an
>>>>>>>>> internal dataset.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Thanks!
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Best,
>>>>>>>>> Yingyi
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On Thu, Jan 19, 2017 at 2:06 PM, Steven Jacobs <sjaco002@ucr.edu>
>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>>>>>>> The Google Summer of Code official start email was
sent out
>>>>> today.
>>>>>>> This
>>>>>>>>> can
>>>>>>>>>> be a useful opportunity for us as an Apache software.
We will
>>>>>>> probably
>>>>>>>>> want
>>>>>>>>>> to look at potential Asterix projects to suggest
for student
>>>>>>> proposals.
>>>>>>>>>> Steven
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>


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