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From Jonathan Ellis <>
Subject Re: Meaning of 'nodetool repair has to run within GCGraceSeconds'
Date Thu, 30 Jun 2011 21:27:20 GMT
On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 3:47 PM, Edward Capriolo <> wrote:
> Read repair does NOT repair tombstones.

It does, but you can't rely on RR to repair _all_ tombstones, because
RR only happens if the row in question is requested by a client.

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

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