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From Josh Elser <>
Subject Re: How to Perform an True Update of a Record?
Date Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:02:01 GMT
Why are you trying to do this in the first place? When you write a new 
version of a cell, you are essentially replacing the old value. Leaving 
the old value in the table and lazily removing it (via compaction) is a 
core optimization to the write-path for Accumulo (from BigTable itself).

I'm having a hard time understanding why you're trying to do what you're 

On 1/23/19 1:26 PM, gtotsline wrote:
> Hi Mike -
> Thanks for responding so quickly, it's greatly appreciated.  The
> ConditionalWriter does not appear to address our use case where we actually
> want to suppress Accumulo versioning  of a record based on the value in the
> record that was read vs. input data our system receives.  Is there a way to
> dynamically suppress Accumulo record versioning?
> --
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