Hi,

I have the exact same problem with 1.1.6.  HintsColumnFamily consists of one row (Rowkey 00, nothing more).   The "problem" started after upgrading from 1.1.4 to 1.1.6.  Every ten minutes HintedHandoffManager starts and finishes  after sending "0 rows".  

.vegard,



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Re: Hinted Handoff runs every ten minutes


Dne 29.10.2012 23:24, Stephen Pierce napsal(a):
> I'm running 1.1.5; the bug says it's fixed in 1.0.9/1.1.0.
>
> How can I check to see why it keeps running HintedHandoff?
you have tombstone is system.HintsColumnFamily use list command in
cassandra-cli to check