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From Marcelo Elias Del Valle <marc...@s1mbi0se.com.br>
Subject Re: incremental backups
Date Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:28:01 GMT
Wouldn't be better to use "nodetool clearsnapshot"?
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2014-06-14 17:38 GMT-03:00 S C <asf11@outlook.com>:

> I am thinking of "rm <file.db>" once the backup is complete. Any special
> cases to be careful about?
>
> -Kumar
> ------------------------------
> Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2014 13:13:10 -0700
> Subject: Re: incremental backups
> From: psanford@retailnext.net
> To: user@cassandra.apache.org
>
>
> You should delete the backup files once you have copied them off.
> Otherwise they will start to use disk space as the live SSTables diverge
> from the snapshots/incrementals.
>
> -psanford
>
>
> On Sat, Jun 14, 2014 at 10:17 AM, S C <asf11@outlook.com> wrote:
>
> Is it ok to delete files from backups directory (hardlinks) once I have it
> copied over remotely? Any caution to take?
>
> Thanks,
> Kumar
>
>
>

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