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From Brian Tarbox <tar...@cabotresearch.com>
Subject Re: can I kill very old data files in my data folder (I know that sounds crazy but....)
Date Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:39:16 GMT
I don't think I have the space to run a major compaction right now (I'm
above 50% disk space used already) and compaction can take extra space I
think?


On Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 3:24 PM, Robert Coli <rcoli@eventbrite.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 12:05 PM, Brian Tarbox <tarbox@cabotresearch.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Thank you!   We are not using TTL, we're manually deleting data more than
>> 5 days old for this CF.  We're running 1.2.13 and are using size tiered
>> compaction (this cf is append-only i.e.zero updates).
>>
>> Sounds like we can get away with doing a (stop, delete old-data-file,
>> restart) process on a rolling basis if I understand you.
>>
>
> Sure, though in your case (because you're using STS and can) I'd probably
> just run a major compaction.
>
> =Rob
>
>

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