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From DuyHai Doan <>
Subject Re: Problem while migrating a single node cluster from 2.1 to 3.2
Date Sat, 30 Jan 2016 11:54:27 GMT
You need to upgrade first to C* 2.2 before migrating to C* 3.x

For each version, read the NEWS.txt file and follow the procedure:

>From 2.1.x to 2.2.x :

>From 2.2.x to 3.x:

On Sat, Jan 30, 2016 at 8:10 AM, Ajaya Agrawal <> wrote:

> Hi,
> I am a newbie when it comes to Cassandra administration and operation. We
> have a single node cluster running 2.1 in EC2 and we are planning to move
> it to better single machine instance and want to run 3.2 on that.
> I installed 3.2 on the new machine and created a snapshot of the old
> cluster and then copied over all the relevant directories to the new
> machine in the appropriate directory. Specifically I copied
> "/var/lib/cassandra/data/{keyspace} from old machine to the new machine.
> Before that I created relevant schema in the new cluster. I was hoping that
> Cassandra would see new directories and load up the new copied SSTables
> automatically. At the least I was hoping to see the snapshot created in the
> old cluster, when I did a "nodetool listsnapshots" in the new cluster.
> I have also changed the name of the new cluster.
> Please help me and let me know if I forgot to add any detail.
> Cheers,
> Ajaya

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