Re: Evolving the client protocol
DataStax invested millions of dollars into Cassandra, tens of thousands of
man hours, hosted hundreds of events and has been a major factor in the
success of the project.
ScyllaDB wants us to change the C* protocol in order to improve features in
a competing database which contributes nothing back to the Cassandra
Seems a little different to me.
On Tue, Apr 24, 2018 at 8:30 AM Eric Stevens <mightye@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Let met just say that as an observer to this conversation -- and someone
> who believes that compatibility, extensibility, and frankly competition
> bring out the best in products -- I'm fairly surprised and disappointed
> with the apparent hostility many community members have shown toward a
> sincere attempt by another open source product to find common ground here.
> Yes, Scylla has a competing OSS project (albeit under a different
> license). They also have a business built around it. It's hard for me to
> see that as dramatically different than the DataStax relationship to this
> community. Though I would love to be shown why.