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From Chris K Wensel <ch...@wensel.net>
Subject Re: non-apache projects
Date Mon, 15 Dec 2008 19:08:21 GMT

+1 on a "RelatedApplications" page instead of the Support page. (not  
married to the page name though)
+1 on proposed rules

some candidates for the page would be

Cascading
Hypertable
Kosmos Fs (Cloudstore)

On Dec 15, 2008, at 10:50 AM, Doug Cutting wrote:

> My instinct would be to add a link next to the Support link, or  
> perhaps even as a separate section on the Support page.  I think the  
> rules should be as on the Support page: alphabetical listing, no  
> endorsement implied, etc.  We should remove things which do not  
> directly provide added value to Hadoop.
>
> http://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/Support
>
> What do others think?
>
> Doug
>
> Chris K Wensel wrote:
>> Hey all
>> I was wondering if there should be a page/listing for non-apache  
>> (and commercially) licensed (sub) projects of Hadoop.
>> The FrontPage lists Sub-Projects and Contrib packages. And the  
>> PoweredBy is 99% companies using Hadoop. There is even a People/ 
>> Companies for hire.
>> So I was thinking, for the slowly emerging category of commercial  
>> apps built for Hadoop, there ought to be an equivalent page. Or in  
>> the short term, just an additional section under Contrib on the  
>> FrontPage, if that isn't too obnoxious.
>> The goal here is obviously to get equivalent visibility as  
>> complimentary sub-projects.
>> Clearly this isn't a change I should be making without community  
>> buy-in, considering my interest. But obviously am happy to make the  
>> addition if approved.
>> Considering the second option above, adding:
>> http://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/
>> .....
>> - Sub-Projects
>> ...
>> - Contrib
>> ...
>> - Other Projects/Applications  <- the addition
>> ...
>> cheers,
>> chris
>> -- 
>> Chris K Wensel
>> chris@wensel.net
>> http://www.cascading.org/
>> http://www.scaleunlimited.com/

--
Chris K Wensel
chris@wensel.net
http://www.cascading.org/
http://www.scaleunlimited.com/


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