How did you solve it?

On Sun, Apr 3, 2011 at 7:32 PM, Anurag Gujral <> wrote:
Now it is using all the three disks . I want to understand why recommended approach is to use
one single large volume /directory and not multiple ones,can you please explain in detail.
I am using SSDs using  three small ones is cheaper than using one large one.
Please Suggest

On Sun, Apr 3, 2011 at 7:31 AM, aaron morton <> wrote:
Is this still a problem ? Are you getting errors on the server ?

It should be choosing the directory with the most space.

btw, the recommended approach is to use a single large volume/directory for the data.


On 2 Apr 2011, at 01:56, Anurag Gujral wrote:

> Hi All,
>           I have setup a cassandra cluster with three data directories but cassandra is using only one of them and that disk is out of space
> and .Why is cassandra not using all the three data directories.
> Plz Suggest.
> Thanks
> Anurag