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From mcasandra <mohitanch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Understand eventually consistent
Date Mon, 21 Feb 2011 18:38:20 GMT


David Strauss-2 wrote:
> 
> On Fri, 2011-02-18 at 12:01 -0600, Anthony John wrote:
>> Writes will go thru w/hinted handoff, read will fail
> 
> That is not correct. Hinted handoffs do not count toward reaching QUORUM
> counts.[1]
> 
> [1] http://wiki.apache.org/cassandra/HintedHandoff
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> David Strauss
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> 
> 
I read the logic of why writes are not allowed.  But other alternative is to
allow write and just fail the reads until it's in sync again. Is there some
other problem with this logic?
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