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From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: vector clocks?
Date Mon, 07 Dec 2009 14:47:21 GMT
On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 8:45 AM, Ran Tavory <rantav@gmail.com> wrote:
> So, currently, is Cassandra using the client provided timestamps for
> conflict resolution?

yes

> Do clients have insight to conflicts Cassandra cannot resolve

no, and there's no such thing as "conflicts Cassandra cannot resolve," either

> What's the semantic of "eventual consistency" in Cassandra's case then?

eventually (immediately, if R + W > N), every read will return the
most recent write

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