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From Nick Telford <nick.telf...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: REST API?
Date Tue, 11 Oct 2011 09:37:50 GMT
There are no plans to move to Maven for 2 reasons: 1) a majority of
committers favour Ant; 2) if it aint broke, don't fix it.

On 11 October 2011 03:33, Brian O'Neill <bone@alumni.brown.edu> wrote:

> Will do.   I've picked up where Gary left off.  It is good starting point,
> with a good mapping between REST and get/set/mutations. (kudos to Gary)
>  I'll update it to accomodate any changes and see if I can add some tests
> on
> top of it.
>
> I may look to add in JAX-RS (on either Jersey or Apache CXF).  We use it
> for
> all of our REST services, and it may provide a good abstraction layer that
> we can build on.
>
> Give me a couple days.
> I have to get back into the "ant mentality". I've been doing maven too
> long.
> BTW -- Does anyone know if there are plans to move to maven?
> (Not trying to start a religious war, just curious. ;)
>
> -brian
>
> On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 10:06 PM, Jeremy Hanna
> <jeremy.hanna1234@gmail.com>wrote:
>
> > Brian,
> >
> > If you end up doing something with the rest api and making it
> > available/open source, please post again either here or on the user list.
>  I
> > think others would be interested and may contribute to it.
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Jeremy
> >
> > On Oct 10, 2011, at 8:42 PM, Brian O'Neill wrote:
> >
> > > Thanks Gary. Perfect.  Checking it out now.
> > >
> > > Performance isn't much of a concern for us through the REST interface.
> >  We
> > > are using the Hadoop/PIG integration to do the heavy lifting.  This
> will
> > be
> > > mostly for reads and small number of writes.
> > >
> > > I'll definitely give this a try.  Thanks again.  I'll let you know how
> it
> > > turns out.
> > >
> > > -brian
> > >
> > > On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 9:35 PM, Gary Dusbabek <gdusbabek@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > >> It turns out that it is pretty easy (or it was a year ago) to replace
> > >> the native Cassandra transport with your own.  I wrote about it on my
> > >> blog (http://www.onemanclapping.org/2010/09/restful-cassandra.html),
> > >> using REST as an example.
> > >>
> > >>
> > >> On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 20:12, Brian O'Neill <bone@alumni.brown.edu>
> > >> wrote:
> > >>> My team desperately needs a REST API for Cassandra.
> > >>>
> > >>> I saw the following:
> > >>> http://code.google.com/p/restish/
> > >>> from
> > >>>
> > >>
> >
> http://crlog.info/2011/01/29/restish-wrapper-for-hectorcassandra-data-manipulation/
> > >>>
> > >>> But it appears to have little activity and documentation.
> > >>>
> > >>> That lead me to start work on a contrib/rest module, but before I get
> > to
> > >> far
> > >>> I wanted to ask if there was any effort underway for a REST
> Server/API.
> > >>> If not, I'll continue developing the REST server.  Any preference for
> a
> > >> REST
> > >>> stack?  (JAX-RS on Apache-CXF?  Raw Servlets? Netty? etc.)
> > >>>
> > >>> Until I hear back, I'll continue with the JAX-RS / Apache CXF
> > >> implementation
> > >>> I have cooking.
> > >>>
> > >>> -brian
> > >>>
> > >>> --
> > >>> Brian ONeill
> > >>> Lead Architect, Health Market Science (
> http://healthmarketscience.com)
> > >>> mobile:215.588.6024
> > >>> blog: http://weblogs.java.net/blog/boneill42/
> > >>> blog: http://brianoneill.blogspot.com/
> > >>>
> > >>
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Brian ONeill
> > > Lead Architect, Health Market Science (http://healthmarketscience.com)
> > > mobile:215.588.6024
> > > blog: http://weblogs.java.net/blog/boneill42/
> > > blog: http://brianoneill.blogspot.com/
> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Brian ONeill
> Lead Architect, Health Market Science (http://healthmarketscience.com)
> mobile:215.588.6024
> blog: http://weblogs.java.net/blog/boneill42/
> blog: http://brianoneill.blogspot.com/
>

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