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From "Edward J. Yoon" <edwardy...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Have you seen the Erlang project?
Date Thu, 25 Sep 2008 14:51:32 GMT

BTW, This is some opinion from the hama mailing list.

> It's alright if you're going to rewrite Hadoop using Erlang, but it's
> not fit for Erlang to be a a front layer, AFAIK.
> Chanwit


On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 8:58 PM, Steve Loughran <stevel@apache.org> wrote:
> Edward J. Yoon wrote:
>> http://www.erlang.org/about.html
>> It seems interesting to me. And, I'm think about erlang interface to
>> hadoop/hama.
> Its an interesting language for coding in, very prology, string handling is
> almost worst than C, but it has good parallel and functional coding
> features. I'm doing some spare time erlangy stuff, and I have colleagues
> that have stopped saying "Ruby is the future" and now say "Erlang is the
> future".
>> Has anyone considered doing this?
> In Apache, CouchDB is built on Erlang; there's also a MR framework from
> Nokia (Disco?) that is now OSS. Also, check out ErlyBird for doing Erlang
> coding.

Best regards, Edward J. Yoon

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