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From Robert Coli <>
Subject Re: nodetool ring showing different 'Load' size
Date Wed, 19 Jun 2013 17:26:27 GMT
On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 5:47 AM, Michal Michalski <> wrote:
> You can also perform a major compaction via nodetool compact (for
> SizeTieredCompaction), but - again - you really should not do it unless
> you're really sure what you do, as it compacts all the SSTables together,
> which is not something you might want to achieve in most of the cases.

If you do that and discover you did not want to :

Will enable you to split your monolithic sstable back into smaller sstables.

PS - @pcmanus, here's that reminder we discussed @ summit to merge
this tool into upstream! :D

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