Replication behavior

Justin Sheehy justin at
Thu May 13 11:34:45 EDT 2010

Hi, Jimmy.

With an n_val of 3, there will be 3 copies of each data item in the
cluster even when there are less than 3 hosts.  With 2 nodes in that
situation, each node will have either 1 or 2 copies of each item.

Does that help with your understanding?


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