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Jun 2016
Mingsterism
@mingsterism
Jun 01 2016 10:20
hi guys. im new to spark. just came across pyfunctional . just wondering whats the difference python build in functional library vs pyfunctional
eg: functools /itertools
Pedro Rodriguez
@EntilZha
Jun 01 2016 23:53
@mingsterism The primary goal is to mimick the Scala collections and Spark RDD API. functools/itertools can accomplish the same goal, but it will just look different. The other difference is that there are a number of nice features out of the box like reading json/jsonl/text/csv and in the next release parallelism