Replication behavior

Jimmy Thrasher jimmy at groopdinc.com
Thu May 13 11:46:44 EDT 2010


Ah, yes.  So with 1 node, I had a guaranteed 3 copies of the data, and when
I added another node, some of those got reduced to 1 or 2 on that node.  I
understand now, thanks.

Jimmy

On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 11:34 AM, Justin Sheehy <justin at basho.com> wrote:

> 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?
>
> -Justin
>
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