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From Jonathan Ellis <>
Subject Re: Identifying Tombstones
Date Thu, 01 Jul 2010 14:08:36 GMT
On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 6:44 AM, Jools <> wrote:
> Should you try to write to the same column family using the same key as a
> tombstone, it will be silently ignored.

Only if you perform the write with a lower timestamp than the delete
you previously performed.

Jonathan Ellis
Project Chair, Apache Cassandra
co-founder of Riptano, the source for professional Cassandra support

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