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From "James Clampffer (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (HDFS-9758) libhdfs++: Implement Python bindings
Date Fri, 26 Oct 2018 12:55:00 GMT

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James Clampffer updated HDFS-9758:
    Parent Issue: HDFS-14032  (was: HDFS-8707)

> libhdfs++: Implement Python bindings
> ------------------------------------
>                 Key: HDFS-9758
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HDFS-9758
>             Project: Hadoop HDFS
>          Issue Type: Sub-task
>          Components: hdfs-client
>            Reporter: James Clampffer
>            Assignee: Tibor Kiss
>            Priority: Major
>         Attachments: hdfs_posix.py
> It'd be really useful to have bindings for various scripting languages.  Python would
be a good start because of it's popularity and how easy it is to interact with shared libraries
using the ctypes module.  I think bindings for the V8 engine that nodeJS uses would be a close
second in terms of expanding the potential user base.
> Probably worth starting with just adding a synchronous API and building from there to
avoid interactions with python's garbage collector until the bindings prove to be solid.

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