Affects Version/s: 1.8.1
Fix Version/s: None
I was compiling Apache Parquet and found that the switch from Avro 1.8.0 to 1.8.1 broke their build.
As it turns out they have a test idl that contains this:
And this change
AVRO-1684 turned the word 'date' into something different for the idl compiler.
So changing the word 'date' into something else fixes the problem.
Yet I think this is an undesirable effect for end user applications.
Ryan Blue: I assigned this to you implemented the mentioned change.