Yes, I've read the discussion. My use-case is similar to the use-case of the contributor.
So that's the reason why I've asked if it works or not. (with the flaw of course).
If you read the discussion on that ticket, the point is that the
approach is fundamentally flawed.
On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 10:16 AM, Utku Can Topçu <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Can anyone confirm that this patch works with the current trunk?
> On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 4:16 PM, Sylvain Lebresne <email@example.com>
>> On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 4:05 PM, Utku Can Topçu <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> Hi All,
>>> I'm experimenting and developing using counters. However, I've come to a
>>> usecase where I need counters to expire and get deleted after a certain time
>>> of inactivity (i.e. have countercolumn deleted one hour after the last
>>> As far as I can tell counter columns don't have TTL in the thrift
>>> interface, is it because of a limitation of the counter implementation?
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