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From hani elabed <>
Subject Re: Volunteers needed - Wiki
Date Wed, 12 Oct 2011 00:55:43 GMT
Hi Aaron,
I got an account to the wiki, logged in, and claimed the 'Configuration'
page a.k.a 'Storage Configuration' for now. I will let you know when done or
if I get stumped. Will also work on "Setting up Eclipse" page and put it

On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 4:24 PM, aaron morton <>wrote:

> Thanks, Hani.
> If you would like to update the storage config page that would be handy.
> Just update  to
> say you are working on it. Just click the login link at the top to setup an
> account.
> wrt setting up eclipse, perhaps you could post your instructions on a blog
> somewhere and we can link to it.
> cheers
> -----------------
> Aaron Morton
> Freelance Cassandra Developer
> @aaronmorton
> On 11/10/2011, at 5:51 AM, hani elabed wrote:
> Hi Aaron,
> I can help with the documentation... I grabbed tons of screenshots as I was
> installing Cassandra source trunk(1.0.0.rc2?) on my Mac OS X Snow leopard on
> Eclipse Galileo and later Eclipse Indigo, I will be installing it on Eclipse
> for Ubuntu 10.04 soon. I took the sceenshots after I noticed the missing
> picts in here:
> so I did plan on helping with the update... I am glad you sent your email
> though to get me going.
> I am just not sure of the logistics, how to do it, and if I needed to be
> granted some write access to the wiki. Please educate...
> I can definitely help on the NodeTool and StorageConfiguration as soon as I
> can grok them myself, or any other documentation.
> Also you draft front page and focusing first on 1.0 first match my
> thinking.
> Hani Elabed
> On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 4:10 AM, aaron morton <>wrote:
>> Hi there,
>> The dev's have been very busy and Cassandra 1.0 is just around the corner
>> and full of new features. To celebrate I'm trying to give the wiki some
>> loving to make things a little more welcoming for new users.
>> To keep things manageable I'd like to focus on completeness and
>> correctness for now, and worry about being super awesome later. For example
>> the nodetool page is incomplete ,
>> we do not have anything about CQL and config page is from 0.7
>> As a starting point I've created a draft home page
>> . I also hope to
>> use this as a planning tool where we can mark off what's in progress or has
>> been completed.
>> The guidelines I think we should follow are:
>> * ensure coverage of 1.0, a best effort for 0.8 and leave any content from
>> previous versions.
>>  * where appropriate include examples from CQL and RPC as both are still
>> supported.
>> If you would like to contribute to this effort please let me know via the
>> email list. It's a great way to contribute to the project and learn how
>> Cassandra works, and I'll do my best to help with any questions you may
>> have. Or if you have something you've already written that you feel may be
>> of use let me know, and we'll see about linking to it.
>> Thanks.
>> -----------------
>> Aaron Morton
>> Freelance Cassandra Developer
>> @aaronmorton

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