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From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: why have ColumnFamilies?
Date Wed, 03 Mar 2010 14:56:16 GMT
I would rather move to a more flexible model ("as many levels of
nesting as you want") than a less-flexible one.

2010/3/3 Ted Zlatanov <tzz@lifelogs.com>:
> On Wed, 3 Mar 2010 07:23:48 -0600 Jonathan Ellis <jbellis@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> JE> 2010/3/3 Ted Zlatanov <tzz@lifelogs.com>:
>>> I don't understand the advantages of ColumnFamilies over a
>>> SuperColumnFamily with just one supercolumn.  Why have the former if the
>>> latter is functionally equivalent?
>
> JE> http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CASSANDRA-598
>
> So is there a vague plan to move to just SuperColumnFamilies once this
> is resolved?  The API can emulate ColumnFamilies, obviously.  Or are
> ColumnFamilies here to stay?
>
> Ted
>
>

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