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From Vivek Mishra <mishra.v...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Timeuuid inserted with now(), how to get the value back in Java client?
Date Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:53:49 GMT
You would get UUID object from cassandra API. Then you may use
uuid.timestamp() to get time stamp for the same

-Vivek


On Tue, Apr 1, 2014 at 9:55 PM, Theo Hultberg <theo@iconara.net> wrote:

> no, there's no way. you should generate the TIMEUUID on the client side so
> that you have it.
>
> T#
>
>
> On Sat, Mar 29, 2014 at 1:01 AM, Andy Atj2 <andyatj2@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I'm writing a Java client to a Cassandra db.
>>
>> One of the main primary keys is a timeuuid.
>>
>> I plan to do INSERTs using now() and have Cassandra generate the value of
>> the timeuuid.
>>
>> After the INSERT, I need the Cassandra-generated timeuuid value. Is there
>> an easy wsay to get it, without having to re-query for the record I just
>> inserted, hoping to get only one record back? Remember, I don't have the PK.
>>
>> Eg, in every other db there's a way to get the generated PK back. In sql
>> it's @@identity, in oracle its...etc etc.
>>
>> I know Cassandra is not an RDBMS. All I want is the value Cassandra just
>> generated.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Andy
>>
>>
>

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