riak: A Haskell client for the Riak decentralized data store

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A Haskell client library for the Riak decentralized data store, designed for efficiency, ease of use, and flexibility. Uses the Riak protocol buffers API for speed.

This library is organized to allow a tradeoff between power and ease of use. If you would like a different degree of automation with storage and conflict resolution, you may want to use one of the following modules (ranked from easiest to most tricky to use):

JSON for storage, automatic conflict resolution. This is the easiest module to work with.
JSON for storage, manual conflict resolution.
More complex (but still automatic) storage, automatic conflict resolution.
More complex (but still automatic) storage, manual conflict resolution.
manual storage, manual conflict resolution. This is the most demanding module to work with, as you must encode and decode data yourself, and handle all conflict resolution yourself.

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Dependencies aeson (>=, attoparsec (>=, base (==4.*), binary, blaze-builder, bytestring, containers, hashable (>=, network (>=2.3), protocol-buffers (>=1.8.0), pureMD5, random, riak-protobuf (>=, stm, time, vector (>=0.7) [details]
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Copyright Copyright 2011 MailRank, Inc. Portions copyright 2007-2010 Basho Technologies, Inc.
Author Bryan O'Sullivan <bos@mailrank.com>
Maintainer Bryan O'Sullivan <bos@mailrank.com>
Category Network
Home page http://github.com/mailrank/riak-haskell-client
Source repo head: git clone http://github.com/mailrank/riak-haskell-client
Uploaded by BryanOSullivan at Thu Mar 10 01:32:49 UTC 2011
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  • Network
    • Network.Riak
      • Network.Riak.Basic
      • Network.Riak.Connection
        • Network.Riak.Connection.Pool
      • Network.Riak.Content
      • Network.Riak.Debug
      • Network.Riak.Escape
      • Network.Riak.JSON
        • Network.Riak.JSON.Resolvable
      • Network.Riak.Request
      • Network.Riak.Resolvable
      • Network.Riak.Response
      • Network.Riak.Types
      • Network.Riak.Value
        • Network.Riak.Value.Resolvable



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Welcome to riak-haskell-client

This library is a fast Haskell client for the Riak decentralized data store.

It uses Riak's protobuf API for optimal performance.

Join in!

We are happy to receive bug reports, fixes, documentation enhancements, and other improvements.

Please report bugs via the github issue tracker.

Master git repository:

  • git clone git://github.com/mailrank/riak-haskell-client.git

There's also a Mercurial mirror:

  • hg clone http://bitbucket.org/bos/riak-haskell-client

(You can create and contribute changes using either git or Mercurial.)


This library is written and maintained by Bryan O'Sullivan, bos@mailrank.com.