cassandra-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: column sizes (was: online codes (?))
Date Wed, 03 Feb 2010 13:23:06 GMT
At least one person is putting in chunks of up to 64MB, so at some
level it "works" but it's not what it's designed for.

2010/2/3 Ted Zlatanov <tzz@lifelogs.com>:
> On Tue, 2 Feb 2010 23:05:04 -0600 Jonathan Ellis <jbellis@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> JE> The "atom" in cassandra is a single column.  These are almost always
> JE> under 1KB.
>
> Is there any point to storing large objects (over 100MB) in Cassandra
> columns?  I'm considering it but it seems like a bad idea based on my
> reading of the source and experience so far.  If I could do it it would
> eliminate my need for shared resources (NAS, web server, etc.) to serve
> those objects.
>
> Ted
>
>

Mime
View raw message