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From Andrew Pennebaker <apenneba...@42six.com>
Subject Re: Windows support?
Date Mon, 10 Feb 2014 22:57:38 GMT
Cygwin might be a middle ground, where Zookeeper and friends can at least
run in a semi-Unix environment.

http://chocolatey.org/packages?q=cygwin


On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 5:49 PM, Konstantin Boudnik <cos@apache.org> wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 05:40PM, Andrew Pennebaker wrote:
> > I understand.
> >
> > Windows isn't my favorite platform, it just bugs me when I want to use a
> > neat tool, and the community for the tool doesn't prioritize porting it
> to
> > the particular platform I'm using that day.
>
> Sorry to hear that - looks like this particular day is pretty painful,
> ain't
> it? ;)
>
> > On a bad day, I'm trying to develop an app with one part of the build
> > system Linux only, one part Windows only, a dash of Mac-only for flavor.
>
> I guess most of us have a luxury of working for unix companies, hence we
> don't
> need to deal with you-know-what. But I would be a very last guy to oppose
> adding new platforms to the support list, as far as there's a designated
> contributor working on it. Otherwise, code tends to bit-rot, etc.
>
> Cos
>
> > On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 5:33 PM, Konstantin Boudnik <cos@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >
> > > [moving user@ to bcc, sending to dev@]
> > >
> > > Sure thing - if there's somebody to fully support the platform.
> > >
> > > I don't think there are resources nor ability in the community to do
> it.
> > > E.g.
> > > last time I've touched a windows computer was about 10 years ago and
> > > hopefully
> > > I won't touch it again in the next 20 ;)
> > >
> > > Cos
> > >
> > >
> > > On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 05:28PM, Andrew Pennebaker wrote:
> > > > I would like to automate setting up Zookeeper and friends in Windows.
> > > Would
> > > > BigTop consider adding support for Windows?
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > > Cheers,
> > > >
> > > > Andrew Pennebaker
> > > > apennebaker@42six.com
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Andrew Pennebaker
> > apennebaker@42six.com
>



-- 
Cheers,

Andrew Pennebaker
apennebaker@42six.com

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