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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 19 September 2014

With more than 200 projects at The Apache Software Foundation, there are so many amazing things happening in the Apache community! Here are some noteworthy items from over the past week:

ApacheCon™ –the official conference series of The Apache Software Foundation
 - Cassandra Days Joins Apache Hadoop, HBase, Spark and...

The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache™ Cassandra™ v2.1

Highest performing "NoSQL" distributed Big Data database now faster, with improved analytics and ease-of-use.

Forest Hill, MD –11 September 2014– The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 200 Open Source projects and initiatives, today announced at the Cassandra Summit the availability of Apache™...

The Apache Software Foundation Announces Donations Accepted Using Bitcoin

New payment option offers flexibility for digital currency contributions

Forest Hill, MD –02 September 2014– The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 200 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today that it is now accepting donations through the Bitcoin virtual monetary system.


Apache Portable Runtime Utility 1.5.4 released

The Apache Software Foundation and the Apache Portable Runtime Project are proud to announce the General Availability of version 1.5.4 of the Apache Portable Runtime Utility library.
APR-util 1.5.4 is a bug fix release, resolving several run-time problems as well as several build problems. See CHANGES-APR-UTIL-1.5 for more information....

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Gora 0.5 Release

Hi Folks, Apologies for cross posting. The Apache Gora team are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Apache Gora 0.5.
The Apache Gora open source framework provides an in-memory data model and persistence for big data. Gora supports persisting to column stores, key value stores, document stores and...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache OODT 0.7 Released

The Apache OODT community is proud to announce the release of Apache OODT 0.7.
Apache OODT is a software framework, and an architectural style for the rapid construction of scientific data systems. It provides components for data capture, curation, metadata extraction, workflow management, resource management and data processing.

Latest Activity

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

@TheASF: Keynotes and Program Announced for #ApacheCon and #CloudStack Collaboration Conference Europe http://t.co/0fSsmCP9NX #OpenSource #conference
@TheASF: Apache Gora 0.5 Release: http://t.co/vN5RECFI3R
@TheASF: Apache OODT 0.7 Released: http://t.co/zBPf0I5lUp
r1627095 UIMA-3900 Adjust for qualified vs unqualified node names. (uima) — challngr
r1627094 adjust header size (pdfbox) — lehmi
r1627093 rearranged download area (pdfbox) — lehmi
r1627092 Moved the thread pool executor object from GenericDAO to the DatabaseUtil class where it was actually used: this change simplifies... (ofbiz) — jacopoc
r1627091 OPENJPA-2525: Use of JoinColumn targets to another joinColumn key exposed as an attribute will cause a ConstrainViolation exception on... (openjpa) — jgrassel
[HELIX-504] Controller should avoid resetting watches on removed paths

Right now, if a participant has a session change, the old current state will be removed, but the controller despite...

[HDFS-7104] Fix and clarify INodeInPath getter functions

inodes is initialized with the number of patch components. After resolve, it contains both non-null and null elements (introduced by...

[HDFS-7117] Not all datanodes are displayed on the namenode http tab

On a single machine, I have three "fake nodes" (each node use different dfs.datanode.address, dfs.datanode.ipc.address, dfs.datanode.http.address)

  • node1 starts the namenode...
[YARN-2523] ResourceManager UI showing negative value for "Decommissioned Nodes" field

1. Decommission one NodeManager by configuring ip in excludehost file
2. Remove ip from excludehost file
3. Execute -refreshNodes command...