Re: Evolving the client protocol

2018-04-28 Thread mck
Jeff, the use of the terms "business concerns" and "technical merit" may be an unfortunate choice I made, they can be construed in a narrower way than I intended and i apologise Jeff for that confusion. Our community and how we look after it does matter. The hope I raised was only that we

Re: Evolving the client protocol

2018-04-28 Thread Jeff Jirsa
On Sat, Apr 28, 2018 at 4:49 AM, mck wrote: > We should, as open source contributors, put business concerns to the side > and welcome opportunities to work across company and product lines. > I resent the fact that you're calling this a business concern. This isn't a business

Re: Evolving the client protocol

2018-04-28 Thread Josh McKenzie
Mick - reference Scylla's recent blog post where Dor speaks directly about the majority of their users migrating there from the Apache Cassandra ecosystem. This isn't about business concerns being first, this is about community concerns being first. On Sat, Apr 28, 2018 at 7:49 AM, mck

Re: Evolving the client protocol

2018-04-28 Thread mck
> 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 >