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From Gerrit Sundaram <gerritsunda...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] using protobuf than thrift
Date Fri, 06 Jan 2017 06:36:22 GMT
Sijie, sorry. I typed your name in the wrong line. was planning to mention
since you raised the comment in the pull request.

On Thu, Jan 5, 2017 at 10:29 PM, Gerrit Sundaram <gerritsundaram@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Hello all,
>
> for the comment in https://github.com/apache/
> incubator-distributedlog/pull/99, I am starting this email thread for
> discussing using protobuf to store metadata for ease extension.
>
> I have a few reasons for using protobuf rather than using thrift:
>
> - bookkeeper is using protobuf for storing metadata. so there is no extra
> dependency.   and it will make things consistent.
> - the thrift version that DL is using now is 0.5.0-1, which is an
> out-of-date thrift version and seems to be a special version that Twitter
> customized for finagle. it makes me impossible to build a c++ client to
> access DL.
> - using protobuf, I can easily write a gRPC request handler for current
> proxy service to support c++.
>
> Any thoughts?
>
> - Sijie
>

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