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From Dmitriy Setrakyan <dsetrak...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Two different Ignite-Versions?
Date Wed, 29 Apr 2015 21:42:59 GMT
On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 4:23 PM, Branko ─îibej <brane@apache.org> wrote:

> On 29.04.2015 23:13, Dmitriy Setrakyan wrote:
> > On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 3:57 PM, Branko ─îibej <brane@apache.org> wrote:
> >
> >> On 29.04.2015 18:42, Dmitriy Setrakyan wrote:
> >>> On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 11:38 AM, Markus Wiesenbacher <
> >>> mailinglist@codefreun.de> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> You write on your site that GridGain Community Edition powered by
> Apache
> >>>> Ignite will have additional bug fixes ... will this version be free?
> Why
> >>>> another version and why not bringing those fixes into the general
> >> Ignite?
> >>> Community Edition is free and all the fixes in community edition will
> be
> >>> available in Apache Ignite. The benefit of the community edition is
> that
> >> it
> >>> can be released more often than the official Apache Ignite release
> >> endorsed
> >>> by ASF, so the community can get the bug fixes faster.
> >> I'm having real trouble understanding this argument. Any bugs would
> >> first be fixed in Ignite code, yes? Ignite can have an official release
> >> every hour if you guys are prepared to spend time on that. :)
> >>
> > All bugs are fixed in Ignite first, of course. GridGain community edition
> > just takes the sprint branch of Ignite and can produce a release at any
> > point, if there are important bug fixes there.  Official ASF release, as
> we
> > all know, can take up to 2 weeks for voting and, if there are any
> > rejections, even longer. There are also many other factors that may delay
> > the official Apache release.
> >
> > The only motivation for the community edition is to provide the Ignite
> user
> > base with bug fixes much sooner than within 2 weeks.
>
> You're assuming that Ignite will be an incubating podling forever. Is
> that a self-fulfilling prophecy? :D
>

Haha.

You are right, this is temporary. Once official apache releases start
coming out sooner, or after Ignite graduates, we probably won't need the
community edition at all.


> -- Brane
>

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