I am getting exception when starting cassandra 0.7.3

ERROR 01:10:48,321 Exception encountered during startup.
java.lang.NegativeArraySizeException
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.readSavedCache(ColumnFamilyStore.java:274)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.<init>(ColumnFamilyStore.java:213)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.createColumnFamilyStore(ColumnFamilyStore.java:466)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.createColumnFamilyStore(ColumnFamilyStore.java:447)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.Table.initCf(Table.java:317)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.Table.<init>(Table.java:254)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.Table.open(Table.java:110)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.SystemTable.checkHealth(SystemTable.java:207)
    at org.apache.cassandra.service.AbstractCassandraDaemon.setup(AbstractCassandraDaemon.java:129)
    at org.apache.cassandra.service.AbstractCassandraDaemon.activate(AbstractCassandraDaemon.java:316)
    at org.apache.cassandra.thrift.CassandraDaemon.main(CassandraDaemon.java:79)
Exception encountered during startup.
java.lang.NegativeArraySizeException
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.readSavedCache(ColumnFamilyStore.java:274)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.<init>(ColumnFamilyStore.java:213)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.createColumnFamilyStore(ColumnFamilyStore.java:466)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.ColumnFamilyStore.createColumnFamilyStore(ColumnFamilyStore.java:447)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.Table.initCf(Table.java:317)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.Table.<init>(Table.java:254)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.Table.open(Table.java:110)
    at org.apache.cassandra.db.SystemTable.checkHealth(SystemTable.java:207)
    at org.apache.cassandra.service.AbstractCassandraDaemon.setup(AbstractCassandraDaemon.java:129)
    at org.apache.cassandra.service.AbstractCassandraDaemon.activate(AbstractCassandraDaemon.java:316)
    at org.apache.cassandra.thrift.CassandraDaemon.main(CassandraDaemon.java:79)