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From "Paul Saab" ...@mu.org>
Subject Re: Hadoop TLP?
Date Fri, 14 Dec 2007 02:30:32 GMT
+1

On Dec 13, 2007 6:26 PM, Jeff Hammerbacher <jeff.hammerbacher@gmail.com>
wrote:

> +1
>
> On Dec 13, 2007 6:18 PM, edward yoon <webmaster@udanax.org> wrote:
>
> >
> > +1
> > ------------------------------
> >
> > B. Regards,
> >
> > Edward yoon @ NHN, corp.
> > Home : http://www.udanax.org
> >
> >
> > > Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2007 15:21:38 -0800
> > > From: cutting@apache.org
> > > To: hadoop-dev@lucene.apache.org
> > > Subject: Hadoop TLP?
> > >
> > > I think it is time that we make Hadoop a top level project (TLP) at
> > > Apache, hadoop.apache.org, leaving our current home as a Lucene
> > > subproject. HBase could become a sub-project, as could Pig (now
> > > incubating) and perhaps others.
> > >
> > > Hadoop, unlike all other Lucene subprojects, does not use Lucene. Its
> > > community has considerably less overlap with other Lucene subprojects
> > > than the rest. It also is beginning to have subproject-like things of
> > > its own, like HBase, pushing the boundaries of subproject management.
> > >
> > > Many members of the Lucene PMC have little familiarity with the Hadoop
> > > community. For example, HBase might like to nominate a new committer,
> > > but a majority of the Lucene PMC would find it difficult to evaluate
> > > this candidate, since they do not follow HBase development. It would
> be
> > > better if such discussions could be made by a PMC that had
> > > representation from and broad familiarity with HBase.
> > >
> > > Diversity is an issue with Hadoop becoming a TLP. The majority of
> > > Hadoop committers are employed by Yahoo!. But I think we can construct
> > > an initial PMC that is diverse enough to overcome this, with perhaps
> > > three folks from Yahoo!, two from Powerset, and three or four
> > > independent folks, so that Yahoo! does not have a majority on the PMC.
> > >
> > > Would other members of the Hadoop community support this move?
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > >
> > > Doug
> > >
> >
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