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From "Esteban Gutierrez (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HBASE-6990) Pretty print TTL
Date Wed, 14 May 2014 18:59:16 GMT

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Esteban Gutierrez commented on HBASE-6990:
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[~stacke]
{code}
hbase(main):002:0> create 'sample', {NAME => 'cf', TTL => '259203'}
base(main):003:0> describe 'sample'
DESCRIPTION                                                                              
                                                                           ENABLED
 'sample', {NAME => 'cf', DATA_BLOCK_ENCODING => 'NONE', BLOOMFILTER => 'ROW', REPLICATION_SCOPE
=> '0', VERSIONS => '1', COMPRESSION => 'NONE', MIN_VERSIONS => '0' true
 , TTL => '259203 SECONDS (3 DAYS)', KEEP_DELETED_CELLS => 'false', BLOCKSIZE =>
'65536', IN_MEMORY => 'false', BLOCKCACHE => 'true'}
1 row(s) in 0.0590 seconds
{code}


> Pretty print TTL
> ----------------
>
>                 Key: HBASE-6990
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-6990
>             Project: HBase
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>            Reporter: Jean-Daniel Cryans
>            Assignee: Esteban Gutierrez
>            Priority: Minor
>         Attachments: HBASE-6990.v0.patch, HBASE-6990.v1.patch, HBASE-6990.v2.patch, HBASE-6990.v3.patch
>
>
> I've seen a lot of users getting confused by the TTL configuration and I think that if
we just pretty printed it it would solve most of the issues. For example, let's say a user
wanted to set a TTL of 90 days. That would be 7776000. But let's say that it was typo'd to
77760000 instead, it gives you 900 days!
> So when we print the TTL we could do something like "x days, x hours, x minutes, x seconds
(real_ttl_value)". This would also help people when they use ms instead of seconds as they
would see really big values in there.



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