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From Brandon Williams <dri...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: problem about bootstrapping when used in huge node
Date Tue, 23 Feb 2010 16:26:25 GMT
On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 7:31 AM, Jonathan Ellis <jbellis@gmail.com> wrote:

> > (2)     How to use node has 12 1TB disk??
>
> You should use a better filesystem than ext3. :)  We use xfs at rackspace.


Also, don't use RAID5.  Let Cassandra's replication handle disk failure
scenarios instead, and supply multiple DataFileDirectory directives to
unique mount points.  If you must use RAID, RAID0, 1, or 10 would be better.

-Brandon

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