Apache SOLR – Understanding the built in scripts

Apache SOLR has several very handy built in scripts to help you manage Masters and Slaves.  The understanding of what these scripts do might be a little fuzzy however… so here are they are in a straight forward fashion. Snappuller-enable Built in script provided by solr ({install_dir}/solr/bin/snappuller-enable) This script allows you to turn on the […]

Using Hudson to run 50 simultaneous build jobs

The other day I was watching our Master Build server, running Hudson, send off about 50 different jobs to the 10 Hudson slaves we have.  I just sat there and thought… “Wow that looks cool!” When I first implemented the solution I admit that I was a little wary of how it would operate.  After […]