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From Neal Richardson <>
Subject Re: How to get started with using the Arrow Java API?
Date Mon, 20 Jul 2020 15:03:51 GMT
Hi Joris,
Since you've written up some nice prose documentation for the Java API,
would you be interested in contributing it, or selections of it, to the
official project documentation? It looks like it would be a valuable


On Mon, Jul 20, 2020 at 1:31 AM Joris Gillis <>

> Hi Xiaozhen
> Sorry in advance for the self-promotion.
> I had the same issue, hence I wrote down what I figured out about the Java
> API in this blog post:
> Another blog post can be found here:
> And last but not least, there is some more documentation inside the source
> code:
> In particular:
> -
> -
> are good starting points for exploring the API.
> Best regards
> Joris
> On 10 Jul 2020, at 09:58, 刘晓臻 <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I’m a contributor to the Texera (
> project, which is an online big data analytics system providing visual and
> interactive workflow. Current we’re trying to use Arrow in our system (now
> we’re trying arrow for transferring data between JVM and a python process,
> but maybe eventually we will adopt Arrow throughout our system).
> However, there seem to be very few tutorials regarding the Java API of
> Arrow, and the documentation provided by Arrow’s official website only has
> Maven JavaDoc, which is not very informative as a starting point.
> So where can I find the kind of documentation like that of C++ and Python
> API where many examples are shown? I’ve noticed there are a few pages like
> this for Java (, but these
> pages are not indexed and can only be discovered by searching. Is this
> something that is being worked on?
> Thank you.
> Best,
> Xiaozhen Liu

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