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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...

Adding Bitcoin to Donation Methods for the Apache Software Foundation

On August 26th, the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) received a request to accept donations via Bitcoin. Shortly after publishing a wallet on the 28th, the ASF has received more than 3BTC in donations, or about $1,500 at the current exchange rate. 

Rich Bowen pushed the Bitcoin address to the ASF...


Behind Apache's New Status Service

Earlier this week, the Apache Software Foundation's Infrastructure Team launched a new status service that displays a ton of information about the health of the Apache infrastructure and activity within its projects. Daniel Gruno, infrastructure architect at the ASF, explains how the service came to be and where it's headed....


The Apache Software Foundation Announces Donations Accepted Using Bitcoin

>>this announcement is also available online at http://s.apache.org/ku
 
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...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.0.5 released

The Apache Jackrabbit community is pleased to announce the release of Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.0.5. The release is available for download at:
 
http://jackrabbit.apache.org/downloads.html
 
See the full release notes below for details about this release.
 
Release Notes -- Apache Jackrabbit Oak -- Version 1.0.5
 
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[ANNOUNCEMENT] Apache Rat 0.11 Released

The Apache Creadur [1] development community is delighted to announce that Apache Rat 0.11 is now available.
 
Apache Rat [2] is a build tool focused on license audit, helping you to spot and fix missing license headers. The 0.11 release fixes several bugs, adds support for CDDL 1.0 as...

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r1622160 updated scores for revision 1621946 active rules added since last mass-check (spamassassin) — spamassassin_role
r1622159 removed pixel density and release year (incubator) — rezan
r1622158 Add 4.1.1 version (openoffice) — robweir
r1622157 fix quoted string (openoffice) — robweir
r1622156 SOLR-6365 multiparamset bug (lucene) — noble
[OOZIE-1779] Add parent-id as a filter option

Currently filtering options on jobs list are
name, user, group, status, frequency and time-unit.

With increasing usage of coordinators and...

[HBASE-11885] Provide a Dockerfile to easily build and run HBase from source

A recent email to dev@ highlighted the difficulty that new users can face in getting HBase compiled from source and...

[YARN-796] Allow for (admin) labels on nodes and resource-requests

It will be useful for admins to specify labels for nodes. Examples of labels are OS, processor architecture etc.

We...

[HDFS-6705] Create an XAttr that disallows the HDFS admin from accessing a file

There needs to be an xattr that specifies that the HDFS admin can not access a file. This is needed...

[HADOOP-10758] KMS: add ACLs on per key basis.

The KMS server should enforce ACLs on per key basis.