Package Hadoop

Registered by Soren Hansen on 2009-04-23

Hadoop is becoming an increasingly popular tool for doing heavy computation. We should make it easily installable.

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
Rick Clark
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
None
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
None
Definition:
Discussion
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
None

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UDS discussion:
 - What is it?
 - Do we care?
 - Overview of the packaging work that needs to be done?
 - Who gets to do it?

From Dan Nurmi:
Nice list of projects that use hadoop (but most do not include software that one can download): http://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/PoweredBy
Company doing lots of hadoop work: www.cloudera.com
Cloudera deb packages (source and bin): http://www.cloudera.com/hadoop-deb

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