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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:

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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.

The...

The Apache News Round-up: what's new for the week ending 19 September 2014

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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...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache PDFBox 1.8.7 released

The Apache PDFBox community is pleased to announce the release of Apache PDFBox version 1.8.7. The release is available for download at:
 
http://pdfbox.apache.org/downloads.html
 
See the full release notes below for details about this release.
 
Release Notes -- Apache PDFBox -- Version 1.8.7
 
Introduction ------------
 
The...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Traffic Server 5.1.0 is released!

Apache Traffic Server v5.1.0 Released
 
The Apache Software Foundation and the Apache Traffic Server project are pleased to announce the release of Apache Traffic Server v5.1.0! This is our latest stable release, and is immediately available for download at:
 
http://trafficserver.apache.org/downloads
 
Upgrading from 5.0.x should be seamless. Upgrading...

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r1626392 fixed README (felix) — pderop
r1626391 Added org.apache.felix.dependencymanager.samples project. Use org.apache.felix.configadmin 1.8.0. Added README file. (felix) — pderop
r1626390 mention rat script (cayenne) — aadamchik
r1626389 Applied bug fix from trunk r1626388. Applied patch from jira - OFBIZ-5777 - Picking screen get block when there are... (ofbiz) — ashish
r1626388 Applied patch from jira - OFBIZ-5777 - Picking screen get block when there are large number of records to process.... (ofbiz) — ashish
[HDFS-6987] Move CipherSuite xattr information up to the encryption zone root

All files within a single EZ need to be encrypted with the same CipherSuite. Because of this, I think we...

[TAJO-1016] Refactor worker rpc information

Currently, tajo has many rpc port in worker. It is difficult to use. we need to refactor code.

[CB-6910] Cordova app is killed by <progress> element on some Androids

When you create a Cordova app and put this content into index.html file:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <body>
        <progress id="pr-3"...
[HIVE-7892] Thrift Set type not working with Hive

Thrift supports List, Map and Struct complex types, which get mapped to Array, Map and Struct complex types in Hive...

[OFBIZ-5777] Picking screen get block when there are large number of records to process

During load testing of OFBiz-13.07 and trunk, we observed that 'Picking' screen of Facility manager get block when there are...