Because unlike me, folks at Basho actually know what they are doing. We tweak two config parameters: * Use a single eLevelDB backend (what we've been using all along for clients to test 2i support) * Enable Search (a recent addition) Our previous cookbook was both *very* bare bones and made it really hard to edit app.config without producing invalid Erlang forms.
…nned) 32-bit OpenJDK 6 are known to segfault from time to time. This affects JRuby, Scala compiler, [Scala] Specs 2 and Jython. It is just easier to go all in with OpenJDK 7 2 days earlier than answer this question every single day. References travis-ci/travis-ci#602.
We previously tried German and Danish mirrors, they are too often out of sync but this UK one is the official Europe mirror and is supposed to be "updated in lockstep" with the US one  1. http://www.sonatype.com/people/2010/10/new-official-maven-central-repository-in-europe/
We need to guard against cases like the recent rabbitmq.com apt repo outage that caused apt-get update to hang up for a really long time.
DSC currently conflicts with Cassandra 1.1.0 (they hard depend on 1.0.x).