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From Alexander Shraer <shra...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Running Zookeeper in 2 machines
Date Tue, 05 Nov 2013 22:42:18 GMT
yes, and more than that - its theoretically impossible to tolerate
half or more failures in a completely asynchronous environment if you
want to provide strongly consistent replicated storage. Similar to the
CAP theorem - in ZK when there is a partition we choose C over A.

On Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 2:29 PM, Cameron McKenzie <mckenzie.cam@gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes, I guess in this situation there's no guarantee that A has the latest
> data. I think that this is just an inherent limitation of the quorum based
> writes though. Unless you have three separate machines at geographically
> redundant sites, I don't think that you have true redundancy.
> cheers
> Cam

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