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From Evert Lammerts <ev...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Retire HDT
Date Fri, 14 Nov 2014 21:46:12 GMT
For whoever is interested: I'm having a Skype call with Mirko this Monday
4pm CET. Let me know if you'd like to join!

Evert

On Fri Nov 14 2014 at 9:27:40 PM Evert Lammerts <evert.lammerts@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Like Bob I would have liked to do more than just monitoring the list, but
> clearly I haven't and that doesn't give me much legitimacy I'm afraid. +0
> from me as well.
>
> I've just come back to Hadoop after an absence of 18 months, and I see
> that a development environment for Hadoop-related computing and data
> warehousing tools (MapReduce, Spark [SQL|Streaming], Pig, HBase, Hive, etc)
> and their libraries (Mahout, Giraph, MLlib and GraphX) is still missing,
> and that there *is* a real need for it. Any cloud provider worth their salt
> offers a Hadoop as a platform service where you can deploy a cluster within
> minutes, but there's no way to get started developing jobs right away. And
> I see organisations struggle with this on private deployments as well.
> Stacks like Hue and IPython Notebook and simple stepping stone nodes fill
> part of the gap, but I think we can do way better.
>
> I've just come back to this space, and this is a problem I'm addressing
> for my current client (a bank) as well. If somebody would like to discuss
> tackling this together then lets set up a short call. I do have to say that
> looking at the current Hadoop toolset, I'm no longer convinced that Eclipse
> is the way to go here.
>
> Best,
> Evert
>
>
>
>
> On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 1:07 AM, Mattmann, Chris A (3980) <
> chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov> wrote:
>
>> CC¹ing folks from general@incubator.a.o as they can likely explain
>> (am currently getting ready for a flight back from Italy to Los Angeles
>> and won¹t have time for a bit, Bob).
>>
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>> Chris Mattmann, Ph.D.
>> Chief Architect
>> Instrument Software and Science Data Systems Section (398)
>> NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Pasadena, CA 91109 USA
>> Office: 168-519, Mailstop: 168-527
>> Email: chris.a.mattmann@nasa.gov
>> WWW:  http://sunset.usc.edu/~mattmann/
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>> Adjunct Associate Professor, Computer Science Department
>> University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 USA
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Bob Kerns <rwk@acm.org>
>> Reply-To: "dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org" <dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org>
>> Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 6:58 PM
>> To: "dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org" <dev@hdt.incubator.apache.org>
>> Subject: Re: [VOTE] Retire HDT
>>
>> >As someone who has unfortunately been inactive, I'm going to abstain +0;
>> >otherwise I'd vote -1 and try to be one of those 3 active folks.
>> >
>> >I still have hopes of doing more stuff with Hadoop and HDT in the future,
>> >but job responsibilities keep shifting in unexpected directions, and
>> >health
>> >and family don't leave me enough time to do it if not actively involved
>> at
>> >work.
>> >
>> >If retired, will this list remain active? Otherwise, it might be hard to
>> >gather the 3 active people...
>> >
>> >I think there's significant needs that are going unmet that we could be
>> >addressing, if people (myself included) had the time to devote to it.
>> >
>> >I've not stopped monitoring the list, and I do hope to contribute in the
>> >future. If it is retired, what will be the mechanics for contributing new
>> >code? Would it have to be brought out of retirement before that could
>> >happen via Apache? (Obviously, a fork on GitHub would be an option, but
>> >that might detract from a path back to active Apache involvement).
>> >
>> >
>> >On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 7:45 AM, Roman Shaposhnik <rvs@apache.org>
>> wrote:
>> >
>> >> On Mon, Nov 10, 2014 at 12:45 AM, Rahul Sharma <rsharma@apache.org>
>> >>wrote:
>> >> > Hi all,
>> >> >
>> >> > Based on the discussion happened on the mailing list [1] ,I'd like
to
>> >> call
>> >> > a VOTE to retire[2] Apache HDT from  Apache Incubator. It appears i
>> >>that
>> >> > the project has lost community interest with almost no activity on
>> >> mailing
>> >> > lists.
>> >> >
>> >> > This VOTE will be open for at least 72 hours and passes on achieving
>> a
>> >> > consensus.
>> >> >
>> >> >  +1 [ ] Yes, I am in favor of retiring HDT from the Apache Incubator.
>> >> >  +0 [ ]
>> >> >  -1 [ ] No, I am not in favor of retiring HDT because...
>> >>
>> >> + 1 (binding).
>> >>
>> >> Thanks for all your efforts Rahul!
>> >>
>> >> I've also appreciated Mirko's comment, but I must say that
>> >> retirement is NOT a death sentence. The code still will be
>> >> available and if least 3 active folks were to show up the
>> >> project can easily be reinstated.
>> >>
>> >> Thanks,
>> >> Roman.
>> >>
>>
>>
>

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