thanks Jonathan,

I thought it was a typo or  error or something which was unexpected :)... Ok i have the requirement for rack awareness i will write something and send the code across..... if there is something which i need to know i will sync up @ IRC... (hopefully it will starts working for me)...


On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 3:15 PM, Jonathan Ellis <> wrote:
On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 5:02 PM, Vijay <> wrote:
> ERROR [pool-1-thread-11] 2009-10-05 21:32:03,646 (line
> 179) error writing key c8f3c84c-6253-46fc-b1da-f00a871904f1
> java.lang.UnsupportedOperationException: Rack-aware bootstrapping not
> supported

pretty self-explanatory I would have thought. :)

it's not a big deal to add bootstrap support for RackAwareStrategy but
nobody who works on Cassandra has actually needed it yet...

> BTW: is IRC down? i am not able to join.....

No, it's not down, although I heard freenode blocks some web proxies now.