From: "Michal Augustýn" <email@example.com
Sent: Sunday, September 5, 2010 5:39am
Subject: skip + limit support in GetSlice
probably this is feature request. Simply, I would like to have support
standard pagination (skip + limit) in GetSlice Thrift method. Is this
feature on the road map?
Now, I have to perform GetSlice call, that starts on "" and "limit" is
to "skip" value. Then I read the last column name returned and
perform the final GetSlice call - I use the last column name as "start"
set "limit" to "limit" value.
This workaround is not very efficient when I need to skip a lot of
(so "skip" is high) - then a lot of data must be transferred via
I think that support for Skip in GetSlice would be very useful (to avoid
high network traffic).
The implementation could be very straightforward (same as the
maybe it could be more efficient - I think that whole row (so all
must fit into memory so if we have all columns in memory...