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From Peter Schuller <>
Subject Re: Commit log fills up in less than a minute
Date Sun, 21 Aug 2011 16:20:06 GMT
> When does the actual commit-data file get deleted.
> The flush interval on all my memtables is 60 minutes

They *should* be getting deleted when they no longer contain any data
that has not been flushed to disk. Are flushes definitely still
happening? Is it possible flushing has started failing (e.g. out of

The only way I can think of over nodes directly affecting the commit
log size on your node would be e.g. hinted handoff resulting in burst
of writes.

/ Peter Schuller (@scode on twitter)

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