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From S Ahmed <sahmed1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: server needs thrift to run also?
Date Mon, 12 Jul 2010 21:16:37 GMT
Ok I guess I have to read up on exactly what is going on here.

I figured I could download twissandra, fire up cassandra and run the app!

I thought all you needed was the python driver which comes with twissandra.

Let me read more about Thrift and generating client code etc.

thanks!

On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 5:04 PM, Michael Pearson <mjpearson@gmail.com>wrote:

> Twissandra is packaged with pycassa + correct generated thrift
> transports under /deps already, so really just need the thrift binary
> to build from a cassandra.thrift API newer than what's currently
> supported by the bundled pycassa.
>
> -michael
>
> On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 1:55 PM, Stu Hood <stu.hood@rackspace.com> wrote:
> > You'll need Thrift installed to generate the _client_ code: the server
> code is embedded within Cassandra.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: "S Ahmed" <sahmed1020@gmail.com>
> > Sent: Monday, July 12, 2010 3:49pm
> > To: user@cassandra.apache.org
> > Subject: Re: server needs thrift to run also?
> >
> > confused, why does the installation guide say to build and make it then?
> > http://github.com/ericflo/twissandra
> >
> > <http://github.com/ericflo/twissandra>twissandar is for 0.6.1 is that
> why?
> > i.e. it was embedded in a later version?
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 4:46 PM, Stu Hood <stu.hood@rackspace.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> The Thrift server is embedded in Cassandra, and starts by default. Look
> for
> >> references to Thrift on:
> http://wiki.apache.org/cassandra/GettingStarted
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >> Stu
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: "S Ahmed" <sahmed1020@gmail.com>
> >> Sent: Monday, July 12, 2010 3:43pm
> >> To: user@cassandra.apache.org
> >> Subject: server needs thrift to run also?
> >>
> >> I'm trying to follow along the twissandra installation instructions.
> >>
> >> So to get it running I have to install Thrift.
> >>
> >> So thrift runs as another service?  So communication is done via thrift,
> >> which then communicates to Cassandra on another port?
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> >
>

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