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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 6 March 2015

The Apache community has been working hard this week! Here's what's happened:

ApacheCon™ –the official conference series of The Apache Software Foundation.
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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 27 February 2015

Here's what our community of 4,000+ Committers have been busily working on this week:

ApacheCon™ –the official conference series of The Apache Software Foundation.
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The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache™ HBase™ v1.0

Stable version of Open Source, distributed Big Data store for Apache Hadoop features improved performance, ease of use, new availability guarantees, and future release compatibility.

Forest Hill, MD –24 February 2015– The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and...


The Apache News Round-up: week ending 6 March 2015

>> this announcement is available online at http://s.apache.org/3d6
 
The Apache community has been working hard this week! Here's what's happened:
 
ApacheCon™ –the official conference series of The Apache Software Foundation. - Special Registration Rates for ApacheCon North America available through 21 March http://apachecon.com/
 
ASF Infrastructure –our distributed...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Buildr 1.4.22 released

Apache Buildr is a build system for Java-based applications, including support for Scala, Groovy and a growing number of JVM languages and tools. We wanted something that's simple and intuitive to use, so we only need to tell it what to do, and it takes care of the rest. But...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Solr 4.10.4 released

October 2014, Apache Solr™ 4.10.4 available
 
The Lucene PMC is pleased to announce the release of Apache Solr 4.10.4
 
Solr is the popular, blazing fast, open source NoSQL search platform from the Apache Lucene project. Its major features include powerful full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted search, dynamic clustering,...

Latest Activity

This is an overview of activity going on with our projects. SVN commits, bug reports, tweets, you name it.

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r1664733 Fixed license issues reported by apache rat (db) — mbo
r1664732 HIVE-9887: LLAP: Add LLAP_DAEMON_LD_PATH to add native libs in (hive) — gopalv
r1664731 QPID-6347 : ensure link enpoints are notified outside of holding the connection lock (qpid) — rgodfrey
r1664730 remove user list info (oodt) — magicaltrout
r1664729 Fixed the VLV grammar (directory) — elecharny
[QPID-6437] [Java broker] [AMQP 1.0] deadlock if flow arrives as consumer is being notified queue is empty

I observed a deadlock when running some tests against the Java broker using the new JMS client, apparently occurring when...

[HIVE-9887] LLAP: Add LLAP_DAEMON_LD_PATH to add native libs in

HIVE-9883 overrides LD_LIBRARY_PATH - instead append to it to prevent overriding custom rtld paths.

The LLAP daemon uses the DirectDecompressionCodec...

[PHOENIX-1704] Add year() built-in function

SELECT YEAR('2014-12-13 10:13:18', 'yyyy-MM-dd hh:mm:ss') FROM YEARFUNC --> 2014
SELECT YEAR('2014-12-13') FROM YEARFUNC --> 2014
SELECT YEAR('Sat, 3 Feb 2014...

[HDFS-6200] Create a separate jar for hdfs-client

Currently the hadoop-hdfs jar contain both the hdfs server and the hdfs client. As discussed in the hdfs-dev mailing list...

[AMBARI-9967] Metrics monitor fails to start if old psutil installed

Metric monitor fails to start.

Metrics issue:
ERROR: ambari-metrics-monitor start failed. For more details, see /var/log/ambari-metrics-monitor/ambari-metrics-monitor.out:
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    server_process_main(stop_handler)...