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From Jayant Ameta <wittyam...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Rocksdb in production
Date Mon, 05 Mar 2018 16:57:54 GMT
Oh! Somehow I missed while reading the documentation that RocksDB is
embedded in Flink.

Also, irrespective of state backend being filesystem or rocksdb, I'll have
to setup a shared filesystem (HDFS, S3, etc). Is my understanding correct?

Jayant Ameta

On Mon, Mar 5, 2018 at 9:51 PM, Fabian Hueske <fhueske@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> RockDB is an embedded key-value storage that is internally used by Flink.
> There is no need to setup a RocksDB database or service yourself. All of
> that is done by Flink.
> As a Flink user that uses the RockDB state backend, you won't get in touch
> with RocksDB itself.
> Besides that, RocksDB is developed by Facebook [1] and is a fairly active
> project.
> Best, Fabian
> [1] https://github.com/facebook/rocksdb
> 2018-03-05 3:57 GMT-08:00 Jayant Ameta <wittyameta@gmail.com>:
>> Hi,
>> I wanted to know how's the online support and resources for RocksDB? I
>> want to use RocksDB as the state backend, but I'm not sure how active the
>> community is. Can anyone vouch for it?

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