Avro
  1. Avro
  2. AVRO-658

Add "optional" keyword to Avro IDL

    Details

    • Type: New Feature New Feature
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: java
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      Description

      It can be a bit cumbersome to write out the unions required for optional fields. With Avro IDL, we could make this simpler by providing an "optional" keyword that compiled down to the union syntax.

        Activity

        Doug Cutting made changes -
        Field Original Value New Value
        Component/s java [ 12312780 ]
        Jeff Hammerbacher created issue -

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          • Assignee:
            Unassigned
            Reporter:
            Jeff Hammerbacher
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