Review Board 1.7.22


Corrections to Developer and User Guides for 1.4

Review Request #10222 - Created April 1, 2013 and updated

Israel Ekpo
1.4
FLUME-1953
Reviewers
Flume
hshreedharan, juhanic, mpercy
flume-git
Changes to the following files:
flume-ng-doc/sphinx/FlumeDeveloperGuide.rst (clarification that a sink can only read from one channel)
flume-ng-doc/sphinx/FlumeUserGuide.rst (grammatical, punctuation and spelling changes)
flume-ng-doc/sphinx/index.rst (updated to reflect the switch to GIT from SVN)
Not applicable
flume-ng-doc/sphinx/FlumeDeveloperGuide.rst
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The purpose of a ``Sink`` to extract ``Event``\ s from the ``Channel`` and
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The purpose of a ``Sink`` to extract ``Event``\ s from the ``Channel`` and
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forward them to the next Flume Agent in the flow or store them in an external
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forward them to the next Flume Agent in the flow or store them in an external
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repository. A ``Sink`` is associated with one or more ``Channel``\ s, as
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repository. A ``Sink`` is associated with exactly one ``Channel``\ s, as
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configured in the Flume properties file. There’s one ``SinkRunner`` instance
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configured in the Flume properties file. There’s one ``SinkRunner`` instance
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associated with every configured ``Sink``, and when the Flume framework calls
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associated with every configured ``Sink``, and when the Flume framework calls
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``SinkRunner.start()``, a new thread is created to drive the ``Sink`` (using
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``SinkRunner.start()``, a new thread is created to drive the ``Sink`` (using
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``SinkRunner.PollingRunner`` as the thread's ``Runnable``). This thread manages
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``SinkRunner.PollingRunner`` as the thread's ``Runnable``). This thread manages
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the ``Sink``\ ’s lifecycle. The ``Sink`` needs to implement the ``start()`` and
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the ``Sink``\ ’s lifecycle. The ``Sink`` needs to implement the ``start()`` and
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flume-ng-doc/sphinx/FlumeUserGuide.rst
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