A lot of people keep asking me about the status of HSCALE so I
thought it is best to just write about it.
Since I am waiting for the next GPL release of MySQL Proxy I concentrate on other things, both project-related and not project-related.
Continuous integration and test strategy enhancements
First of all there is a CI server up for almost 3 months now. Check out teamcity.hscale.org (Login as guest user). I also introduced a lint-process to discover bugs in my LUA code which arise mostly by mistyping variable names. By the way: You should definitely have a lint-like process in place if you are doing LUA programming or other languages of that type. It helps a lot.
What’s in svn trunk? Multiple backends
The current status is this: Spreading across multiple backends is fully …[Read more]