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From James Sirota <jsir...@apache.org>
Subject Re: who is having problems installing?
Date Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:50:26 GMT
Ok.  In that case instead of having a meeting I'll clean up the docs.  I'll try to finish this
up by the end of the week.

Thanks,
James

06.10.2017, 13:44, "Zeolla@GMail.com" <zeolla@gmail.com>:
> First would be to migrate docs from the wiki into the site-book so we have
> a more concise place to point people to regarding documentation, because
> there is some good stuff in the wiki, and some good things in the
> site-books, but attempts to link them together is currently broken all over
> the place (perfect example - this
> <https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/METRON/Metron+Architecture> is
> the architecture page on the wiki). I am thinking about some more concise
> areas. An example would cover things like "an intro to the environment"
> (Maybe an architecture sub-bullet?) and goes through Storm, Kafka, HDFS,
> etc. and covers "How its used" in a more succinct way. Ignoring that, I
> was thinking about things like:
>
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/METRON/Data+Loads
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/METRON/UI
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/METRON/Deployment+Scripts
>
> Like I said before, some of this is covered in one location
> <https://metron.apache.org/current-book/metron-interface/metron-alerts/index.html>,
> but not another <https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/METRON/UI>,
> which is extremely confusing. If I found a place where documentation said
> it was coming soon, I wouldn't necessarily keep digging to find
> documentation for that item.
>
> Another thing I noticed via my recent perusal was that
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/METRON/Streaming is not
> accurate. Missing indexing, errors, etc. I'm sure there are plenty more
> examples as well, and I don't think it's reasonable to point people to the
> wiki almost at all any longer (the squid walk-through is a good example of
> something still very valuable) because doing so is overly confusing/nuanced
> - we really need to get it migrated to the site-book.
>
> Jon
>
> On Fri, Oct 6, 2017 at 2:22 PM James Sirota <jsirota@apache.org> wrote:
>
>>  Can you give an example? My personal view is that our docs explain Metron
>>  fundamentals pretty well. If this is not the case, then would be willing
>>  to take a look and see how we can make them more consumable. The problem
>>  with videos is that they become out of date very quickly and it's a lot of
>>  effort to re-record them.
>>
>>  Thanks,
>>  James
>>
>>  06.10.2017, 11:05, "Zeolla@GMail.com" <zeolla@gmail.com>:
>>  > To generalize a bit, I think it would be helpful to have a single or
>>  series
>>  > of recordings, write-ups, or even just pointers to some good high-level
>>  > docs to introduce people to each component used in Metron, and then a
>>  > description of how it's used in the Metron environment. I know I spend a
>>  > lot of time talking with people hitting the fundamentals, which is to be
>>  > expected for a growing project like ours. That helps provide a super
>>  > high-level context for what is happening in the cluster and where to look
>>  > if you're seeing certain types of issues.
>>  >
>>  > Jon
>>  >
>>  > On Fri, Oct 6, 2017 at 1:56 PM James Sirota <jsirota@apache.org> wrote:
>>  >
>>  >> Hi Guys,
>>  >>
>>  >> How about a meeting at 11 AM PST on this? Can everyone who needs to
>>  make
>>  >> the meeting? If you could come with a Hadoop cluster (including Kafka,
>>  >> storm, HDFS, Hbase) pre-installed I can walk you through the steps
>>  required
>>  >> to install Metron. Does that seem reasonable?
>>  >>
>>  >> Thanks,
>>  >> James
>>  >>
>>  >> 04.10.2017, 23:01, "Ronirose Caryll De Castro" <
>>  >> ronirose.decastro@pointwest.com.ph>:
>>  >> > That's wonderful and very generous of the team.
>>  >> >
>>  >> > Here's on my end:
>>  >> >
>>  >> > ​- What environment are you installing on (a single VM, multiple
VMs,
>>  >> bare
>>  >> > metal, AWS, etc)
>>  >> > == Single VM, but I'm trying to install on multiple VMs
>>  >> > - What OS are you using
>>  >> > ​ ==​ Ubuntu Xenial and Zesty, but trying to use CentOS
>>  >> > - How many sensors are you going to be consuming
>>  >> > ​ == Unidentified. I was doing a test install at the moment.
>>  >> >
>>  >> > *Thank you!*
>>  >> > *Caryll*
>>  >> >
>>  >> > On Thu, Oct 5, 2017 at 4:01 AM, James Sirota <jsirota@apache.org>
>>  wrote:
>>  >> >
>>  >> >> Yes the intent is for everyone that has any type of metron
>>  installation
>>  >> >> issue or question attend the meeting
>>  >> >>
>>  >> >> 03.10.2017, 17:35, "Ronirose Caryll De Castro" <
>>  >> >> ronirose.decastro@pointwest.com.ph>:
>>  >> >> > Can those who are planning to install Metron join the meeting?
>>  >> >> >
>>  >> >> > *Thank you!*
>>  >> >> > *Caryll*
>>  >> >> >
>>  >> >> > On Wed, Oct 4, 2017 at 7:11 AM, James Sirota <jsirota@apache.org>
>>  >> wrote:
>>  >> >> >
>>  >> >> >> Hi Guys,
>>  >> >> >>
>>  >> >> >> How many people do we have with questions about installing
>>  Metron? I
>>  >> >> can
>>  >> >> >> take some time later in the week to schedule a meeting
and get
>>  >> everyone
>>  >> >> >> unstuck
>>  >> >> >>
>>  >> >> >> -------------------
>>  >> >> >> Thank you,
>>  >> >> >>
>>  >> >> >> James Sirota
>>  >> >> >> PMC- Apache Metron
>>  >> >> >> jsirota AT apache DOT org
>>  >> >> >
>>  >> >> > --
>>  >> >> -------------------
>>  >> >> Thank you,
>>  >> >>
>>  >> >> James Sirota
>>  >> >> PPMC- Apache Metron (Incubating)
>>  >> >> jsirota AT apache DOT org
>>  >> >
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>>  >> -------------------
>>  >> Thank you,
>>  >>
>>  >> James Sirota
>>  >> PPMC- Apache Metron (Incubating)
>>  >> jsirota AT apache DOT org
>>  > --
>>  >
>>  > Jon
>>
>>  -------------------
>>  Thank you,
>>
>>  James Sirota
>>  PPMC- Apache Metron (Incubating)
>>  jsirota AT apache DOT org
> --
>
> Jon

------------------- 
Thank you,

James Sirota
PPMC- Apache Metron (Incubating)
jsirota AT apache DOT org

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