Yes you can:http://hbase.apache.org/book/important_configurations.html (Managed Compaction section)
Regards,ShahabOn Sat, Oct 5, 2013 at 6:02 PM, Sebastian Schmidt <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
Am 06.10.2013 00:00, schrieb Cem Cayiroglu:
Okay, thanks.> It will be deleted after a compaction.
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> On 05 Oct 2013, at 07:29, Sebastian Schmidt <email@example.com> wrote:
>> per default, the key of a row is not deleted, if all columns were
>> deleted. I tried to figure out why, but I didn't find an answer, except
>> that it is 'intended'. Why is that intended? And is there a possibility
>> to manually delete the row key?
Can I manually start the compaction process?