Hoop, Hadoop HDFS over HTTP
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Latest commit cc435db Aug 7, 2012 Alejandro Abdelnur Updating readme to refer to HttpFS backport for CDH3


Hoop, Hadoop HDFS over HTTP


Hoop is not longer being maintained. Hoop has been integrated into 
Apache Hadoop 2.x as HttpFS. It is also part of CDH4.

A backport of HttpFS for CDH3 is available at


The following blog provides information about HttFS and how it differs 
from Hoop



Hoop is a server that provides a REST HTTP gateway to HDFS with full
read & write capabilities.

Hoop is distributed under Apache License 2.0.

Hoop has been contributed to Apache Hadoop and it is available as part of Hadoop 0.23.x

For details please refer to the Apache Hadoop site