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From Sean Busbey <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] ACCUMULO-3176
Date Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:35:52 GMT
On Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 12:30 PM, Christopher <> wrote:

> I'm going to challenge the validity of that veto, because "solving the
> underlying issue of race conditions in property updates" is not the
> intended goal of the patch, or any stated side-effect. It also doesn't
> preclude the pursuit of a solution for that issue. Comments about race
> conditions for property updates was a related topic brought up in the JIRA
> comments thread, not in the patch or the issue description. Rather, this
> patch solves a very different problem: avoiding the need to alter
> properties post-creation. This is an API improvement and helps in some
> cases where properties are utilized immediately after creation, or anywhere
> where somebody might want to create a table in fewer API calls.
If you could clarify a couple of parts of your concern:

1. Why do we need to avoid altering properties post-creation?

2. Where do we need to utilize properties immediately after creation?


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