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From Robert Coli <>
Subject Re: Compression during bootstrap
Date Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:21:04 GMT
On Wed, Aug 13, 2014 at 5:53 AM, Ruchir Jha <> wrote:

> We are adding nodes currently and it seems like compression is falling
> behind. I judge that by the fact that the new node which has a 4.5T disk
> fills up to 100% while its bootstrapping. Can we avoid this problem with
> the LZ4 compressor because of better compression or do we just need a
> bigger disk?

2TB per node is a lot of data. 4.5 would be a huge amount of data.

Do you mean "compaction" is falling behind? Do you setcompactionthroughput
0 while bootstrapping new nodes?

I don't think "compression" is involved here? Why do you think it does?


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