Accumulo
  1. Accumulo
  2. ACCUMULO-2589 Create new client API
  3. ACCUMULO-2445

API should use collection-of-bytes representation instead of Text

    Details

    • Type: Sub-task Sub-task
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 1.5.1, 1.6.0
    • Fix Version/s: 1.7.0
    • Component/s: client
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      Description

      Right now we use Text as a container for bytes rather than as a UTF8 representation of a string. This results in some gymnastics when people wish to use byte sequences that are not valid UTF8 (see ACCUMULO-2437).

      We should use some representation of plain bytes (ideally byte[] or ByteBuffer) and deprecate the use of Text so we can remove it later.

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        Sean Busbey added a comment -

        Strong preference given for ByteBuffer

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        Sean Busbey added a comment - Strong preference given for ByteBuffer
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        John Vines added a comment -

        +1 ByteBuffer

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        John Vines added a comment - +1 ByteBuffer

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          • Assignee:
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            Reporter:
            Sean Busbey
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