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From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Storage format
Date Mon, 01 Mar 2010 19:24:51 GMT
On Mon, Mar 1, 2010 at 12:50 PM, Erik Holstad <erikholstad@gmail.com> wrote:
> I've been looking at the source, but not quite find the things I'm looking
> for, so I have a few
> questions.
> Are columns for a row stored in a serialized data structure on disk or
> stored individually and
> put into a data structure when the call is being made?

The former, but only for top-level columns -- subcolumns are all read
at once for slices against supercolumns.
(http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CASSANDRA-598)

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