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From Vijay Kokatnur <kokatnur.vi...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Clean checkbox on DIH
Date Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:14:35 GMT
Even though it's a minority, I think it should be disabled by default.
‚ÄčThat's a cleaner approach.  Accidentally running it in prod without
unchecking 'clean' can be disastrous.


On Apr 28, 2017, at 8:01AM, Mahmoud Almokadem <prog.mahmoud@gmail.com>
wrote:
>
> Thanks Shawn,
>
> We already using a shell scripts to do our import and using fullimport
> command to do our delta import and everything is doing well several years
> ago. But default of the UI is full import with clean and commit. If I press
> the Execute button by mistake the whole index is cleaned without any
> notification.
>
> Thanks,
> Mahmoud
>
>
>
>
> On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 2:51 PM, Shawn Heisey <apache@elyograg.org> wrote:
>
>  On 4/28/2017 5:11 AM, Mahmoud Almokadem wrote:
>>
>>>  I'd like to request to uncheck the "Clean" checkbox by default on DIH
>>>
>>  page,
>>
>>>  cause it cleaned the whole index about 2TB when I click Execute button by
>>>  wrong. Or show a confirmation message that the whole index will be
>>>
>>  cleaned!!
>>
>>  When somebody is doing a full-import, clean is what almost all users are
>>  going to want.  If you're wanting to do full-import without cleaning,
>>  then you are in the minority.  It is perhaps a fairly large minority,
>>  but still not the majority.
>>
>>  Also, once you move into production, you should not be using the admin
>>  UI for this.  You should be calling the DIH handler directly with HTTP
>>  from another source, which might be a shell script using curl, or a
>>  full-blown program in another language.
>>
>>  Thanks,
>>  Shawn
>
>
>
>

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