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From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Questions about weak reads
Date Wed, 09 Dec 2009 16:43:25 GMT
On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 10:33 AM, Sylvain Lebresne <sylvain@yakaz.com> wrote:
> Well, I just checkout from svn
> (svn checkout https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/cassandra/trunk
> cassandra)

Thanks, updated comments.

> In any case, at least for readRemote, why when the "suitableEndpoint"
> timeout another
> node is not tried ?

Because
 (1) clients need to be able to handle failures either way, so better
to bail early since
 (2) each retry costs potentially RPC_TIMEOUT ms

-Jonathan

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