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From Shalin Mehta <shal.n.me...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: NiFi Extension Registry?
Date Tue, 15 Oct 2019 23:34:47 GMT
You're very welcome, it's every bit deserved, Andy :)

I was actually talking to a good friend and colleague about this today, so
if you wouldn't mind giving me a few more minutes of your time... We're
early into our journey, but I suspect that we'll be coming up with cases in
the near future. What's the best way to provide that feedback for NiFi
and/or the Registry, the Slack workspace? And taking it a step further, any
initial suggestions or guidance for jumping into contribution to the
codebase? I believe I saw a thread about it on the Devs list in Sept or
Aug, so I'll need to go back and look more closely, but always appreciate
any thoughts you might have.

Thanks again for your time!

On Tue, Oct 15, 2019 at 3:09 PM Andy LoPresto <alopresto@apache.org> wrote:

> Thanks for the kind words Shalin. This is something that is in development
> as Bryan mentioned. It’s a great time to contribute ideas and suggestions,
> as well as get involved with contributing code if you’re interested. We
> always welcome input from the community, especially if you have a real
> world use case for this with specific requirements and scenarios. That will
> help us build something that doesn’t just check off features, but solves
> real problems.
>
>
> Andy LoPresto
> alopresto@apache.org
> alopresto.apache@gmail.com
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>
> > On Oct 14, 2019, at 2:24 PM, Shalin Mehta <shal.n.mehta@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Hey Bryan,
> >
> > Thanks for the information, especially the 1.10.0 dependency. I know that
> > there's been a lot of motion toward that release in the last couple
> weeks,
> > so I'll continue keeping an eye on that while looking into the
> > functionality in NiFi Registry 0.5.0. If there are any further
> suggestions
> > for reading about the planned evolution, I'd love to know, but I'm sure
> > this will keep me busy for a while.
> >
> > Thanks again,
> >
> > Shalin
> >
> > On Mon, Oct 14, 2019 at 4:33 PM Bryan Bende <bbende@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Hi Shalin,
> >>
> >> There is a minimal version of an extension registry as part of NiFi
> >> Registry 0.5.0. You can see an example of how to upload a NAR in the
> >> user guide [1].
> >>
> >> The issue is that in order to use those end-points, your NAR needs to
> >> be built with NiFi 1.10.0 which hasn't been released yet. So we are
> >> still in a little bit of a waiting period, but you could always build
> >> NiFi master and set your NAR to use nifi-api 1.10.0-SNAPSHOT if you
> >> wanted to try it out.
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >>
> >> Bryan
> >>
> >> [1]
> >>
> https://nifi.apache.org/docs/nifi-registry-docs/html/user-guide.html#manage-bundles
> >>
> >> On Mon, Oct 14, 2019 at 4:22 PM Shalin Mehta <shal.n.mehta@gmail.com>
> >> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Hey all,
> >>>
> >>> I'm starting to cut my teeth on the extensibility of NiFi through
> Custom
> >>> Processors, and one of the big things on my mind is being able to
> manage
> >> a
> >>> catalog of them across an organization.
> >>>
> >>> While watching the "BYOP" presentation given by Andy at DataWorks
> Summit
> >>> Barcelona earlier this year (awesome presentation, by the way!), there
> >> was
> >>> a really quick note of a future Extension Registry within NiFi
> Registry.
> >> I
> >>> dug around a bit and only came up with this Confluence page outlining
> >> ideas
> >>> for such a thing:
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/NIFI/Extension+Repositories+%28aka+Extension+Registry%29+for+Dynamically-loaded+Extensions
> >>>
> >>> Is there any more information out there around this effort, such as
> >> updated
> >>> notes or specific Jira(s) about it? I'd love to get a better sense of
> >> what
> >>> the community has in mind, and what the state of the addition is like
> >> these
> >>> days. Rolling my own incarnation through process and supporting tools
> is
> >>> where my head is currently sitting, but something more "permanent" and
> in
> >>> line with the direction of the Project is way more appealing.
> >>>
> >>> Thanks much in advance,
> >>>
> >>> Shalin
> >>
>
>

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