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HBase 0.90.3 needs Hadoop common 0.20-append branch in order to not lose data. More information about this can be found "Getting Started" section of HBase guide. However, there is no official release of Hadoop common 0.20-append binary. In order to have consistent and right ...


Sun Microsystems yesterday (officially) announced about making Java platform free. Now Java is available under GNU GPLv2. This is one of the most revolutionary move made by Sun. Initially Sun was about to use CDDL for licensing the open source Java platform. But the choice of GPL is a great ...


I have installed Netbeans on my Debian. Too slow. Typically Java ;-) Here is a screenshot.