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From "Mattmann, Chris A (398J)" <chris.a.mattm...@jpl.nasa.gov>
Subject Re: Hadoop-Eclipse project contribution
Date Tue, 18 Jun 2013 05:03:17 GMT
Hey Adam,

Suggestion: Have Srimanth file some JIRA tickets, and incrementally
add the contribution, working with HDT committers. Srimanth -- do
you have an ICLA on file?

Cheers,
Chris

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-----Original Message-----
From: Adam Berry <adamb@apache.org>
Reply-To: "dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org" <dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org>
Date: Monday, June 17, 2013 9:31 PM
To: "dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org" <dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org>
Subject: Re: Hadoop-Eclipse project contribution

>Hi Srimanth,
>
>Welcome!
>
>This looks great. I think this work is a really good fit for the HDT and
>its goals. In the next couple of days I will dive a little deeper into the
>code.
>
>I'm not sure what the process is for a larger contribution like this.
>Mentors, what are the options for proceeding here.
>
>In the mean time Srimant, please take a look around, and let us know if
>you
>have any more questions.
>
>Cheers,
>Adam
>
>
>On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 2:25 PM, Srimanth Gunturi
><srimanth@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi Mirko,
>> The update site URL is to be put into Eclipse's install new software /
>> update site dialogs.
>> There are files underneath there that Eclipse knows relative location
>>of.
>>
>> I have removed the blank page, so you can see the contents too.
>> Hope that helps.
>> Regards,
>> Srimanth
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 12:09 PM, Mirko Kämpf <mirko.kaempf@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Hello Srimnath,
>> >
>> > I think this sound great. I would realy like to see your project
>>merged
>> in
>> > to the HDT project.
>> >
>> > I just tried to install the plugins but the update site :
>> > http://people.apache.org/~srimanth/hadoop-eclipse/update-site
>> > is empty?
>> >
>> > Do you have another URL for a first test?
>> >
>> > Thanks and best wishes
>> > Mirko
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > 2013/6/17 Srimanth Gunturi <srimanth@gmail.com>:
>> >> Hello,
>> >> My name is Srimanth, and am the creator of the Hadoop-Eclipse project
>> >> (http://people.apache.org/~srimanth/hadoop-eclipse/) released under
>> >> the Apache License.
>> >> The project currently provides a HDFS Explorer written on top of
>> >> Eclipse File System (EFS), and a ZooKeeper Explorer.
>> >>
>> >> During the creation of my project, I was unaware of the parallel
>> >> creation of the Hadoop Development Tools Incubator project in Apache.
>> >> I started the project to address some of the deficiencies found in
>>the
>> >> Eclipse functionality provided in Hadoop at that point.
>> >> One of them being that the HDFS/MR clients were compiled directly
>>into
>> >> the plugins - which meant that only one version of the Eclipse plugin
>> >> could be active at any one point. Basically it was not allowing a
>> >> client to connect to multiple versions of Hadoop servers.
>> >> Another was the HDFS functionality provided. Eclipse provides rich
>> >> file system interaction which was not being utilized. For example,
>> >> right-clicking on a HDFS file/folder was not showing the regular
>> >> actions one would find (like new folder file/folder actions).
>> >>
>> >> In Hadoop-Eclipse project I rewrote the HDFS functionality on top of
>> >> EFS so that we get for free all the rich functionality that Eclipse
>> >> provides, like actions, drag&drop, Team synchronizations,
>>permissions,
>> >> etc. You can also access HDFS just like any Eclipse project - write
>> >> scripts, etc. This is like basic functionality which can be easily
>> >> expanded upon. It is important to note here that supporting new
>> >> versions of HDFS is as easy as creating a fragment-plugin and
>> >> extending 1 base class.
>> >> I have also implemented a ZooKeeper client which provides basic
>>client
>> >> functionality. This helps in keeping an abstract service oriented
>>view
>> >> in underlying internals.
>> >>
>> >> If the community is interested, I would like join the group as a
>> >> contributor and contribute my code to the HDT project. I would like
>>to
>> >> join our efforts to provide better tools in the Hadoop environment.
>> >> Please let me know of any questions you have regarding functionality,
>> >> code base, etc.
>> >> Best regards,
>> >> Srimanth
>>


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