Sentry is a highly modular system for providing fine grained role
based authorization to both data and metadata stored on an Apache Hadoop
Sentry has been incubating since 2013-08-08.
Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be aware of?
Community is working on making 1.5.1 release to fix the previous release issue. Most of the other issues raised during the last report have been resolved:
How has the community developed since the last report?
How has the project developed since the last report?
There were multiple bug fixes and some new feature work has started. About 30 issues were created and about 20 resolved(Numbers from jira).
Date of last release:
When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
Colin Ma, Dapeng Sun, Guoquan Shen and Xiaomeng Huang were added as committers on 12/24/2014. No new PPMC members have been added since the project has entered the incubator.
[ ](sentry) Arvind Prabhakar
[ ](sentry) Joe Brockmeier
[ ](sentry) David Nalley
[ ](sentry) Olivier Lamy
[ ](sentry) Patrick Hunt
[ ](sentry) Thomas White