Is Riak dead?

Russell Brown russell.brown at
Fri Jul 14 18:18:46 EDT 2017

On 14 Jul 2017, at 23:08, Alexander Sicular <siculars at> wrote:

>> On Jul 14, 2017, at 11:32, Russell Brown <russell.brown at> wrote:
>> What do you mean “encumbered”? Riak is the name of an Apache2 licensed open source database, so it can continue to be used to describe that apache 2 licensed database, please don’t spread FUD.
> You willing to invest time in a project that could be legally encumbered at some point in the future because lawyers? You willing to put that beyond the clown fiesta that is Basho?

Yup. Not just me. It’s just a name.

> I don't think so.
 Think different(tm)

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