Tombstones are internal to Cassandra and are never sent to the client.
On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 2:20 AM, David Boxenhorn <email@example.com> wrote:
> I recently learned that when I get a key, I might get a tombstone.
> How can I know if a returned key is a tombstone? (I need to ignore them for
> my application.)
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