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From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Key/row names?
Date Tue, 02 Feb 2010 17:41:37 GMT
On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 11:36 AM, Erik Holstad <erikholstad@gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there a way to use a byte[] as the key instead of a string?

no.

> If not what is the main reason for using strings for the key but
> the columns and the values can be byte[]?

historical baggage.  we might switch to byte[] keys in 0.7.

-Jonathan

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