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From Rakesh Kumar <>
Subject Re: Backup strategy
Date Thu, 16 Jun 2016 23:35:30 GMT
On Thu, Jun 16, 2016 at 7:30 PM, Bhuvan Rawal <> wrote:
> 2. Snapshotting : Hardlinks of sstables will get created. This is a very
> fast process and latest data is captured into sstables after flushing
> memtables, snapshots will be created in snapshots directory. But snapshot
> does not provide you the feature to go back to a certain point in time but
> incremental backups give you that feature.

Does that mean that the only point-in-time recovery possible is using
incremental backup. In other words C* does not have a concept of
rolling forward commit logs to a point in time (like RDBMS do). Pls
clarify.  thanks

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