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From Bill de hÓra <b...@dehora.net>
Subject Re: Digg 4 Preview on TWiT
Date Sun, 04 Jul 2010 12:14:35 GMT
On Mon, 2010-06-28 at 11:51 -0500, Eric Evans wrote:
> On Mon, 2010-06-28 at 07:53 -0700, Kochheiser,Todd W - TOK-DITT-1 wrote:
> > On a related but separate note: While I am fairly new to Cassandra and
> > have only been following the mailing lists for a few months, the
> > conversation with Kevin Rose on TWiT made me curious if the versions
> > of Cassandra that Digg, Twitter, and Facebook are using may end up
> > being forks of the Apache project or old versions.
> 
> Facebook and Apache have diverged (technically we're the fork). To the
> best of my knowledge, this has always been the case.

This person's understanding is that Facebook 'no longer contributes to
nor uses Cassandra.':

http://redmonk.com/sogrady/2010/05/17/beyond-cassandra/

I assume it's accurate - policy reasons wouldn't interest me as much as
technical ones. 

Bill



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