On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 10:00 PM, Oleg Proudnikov <email@example.com> wrote:
There is this note regarding major compaction in the tuning guide:
"once you run a major compaction, automatic minor compactions are no longer
triggered frequently forcing you to manually run major compactions on a routine
I think, this means that unless you run major compactions regularly, the number
of sstables will naturally grow leading to incremental degradation in read
performance for update workloads.