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From Josh Elser <>
Subject Re: Table Statistics
Date Tue, 15 Dec 2015 16:22:04 GMT
No, we don't have any means to obtain table statistics through our 
public API (the collection of code which we guarantee stability on).

We have open for 
future work, but no one has started working on it.

Dylan's comment from that mail thread you linked to is likely to still 
be functional (or very close to it) in 1.7. wrote:
> Hi,
> I was wondering if there is any “recognized” way to obtain table statistics.
> Ideally, given a Key range I would like to know the number of distinct
> rowids, entries and amount of data (in bytes) in that key range.
> I assume that Accumulo holds at least some of this information
> internally, partly because I can see some of this
> through the monitor, and partly because it must know something about the
> quantity of data held in order to be able
> to implement the table threshold.
> In my case the tables are very static and so the “estimates” that the
> monitor has are likely to sufficiently accurate for my purposes.
> I have found this link
> which describes a process (which I haven’t tried yet) to get the number
> of entries in a range.
> Which would probably be sufficient for me and would certainly be a good
> start.
> However it seems to be using internal data structures and non-published
> APIs, which is less than ideal.
> And it seems to be written against Accumulo version 1.6.
> I’m using Accumulo 1.7. Is there anything better than I can do or is it
> recommended that this is the way to go?
> Regards,
> Z
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