Recovering datas when a node was joining again the cluster (with all node datas lost)

Germain Maurice germain.maurice at
Mon May 17 08:53:35 EDT 2010

Hum... i'm reading again "Replication" section on the wiki, and i found 
that the behaviour i described seems to be a "read repair".

Sorry for the disturbing.

Le 17/05/10 13:49, Germain Maurice a écrit :
> Hi,
> I have a 3 nodes cluster and I simulated a complete lost of one node 
> (node3, erase of the entire hard disk).
> I installed it again, i launche a "riak console", "riak-admin join 
> riak at node2", i waited a while to see the recovering of datas on node3 
> which was freshly repaired, but no datas were created.
> I decided to request a document on my bucket via node3 - to verify the 
> availability of datas -, datas are available and i was suprised that 
> the datas were created at this exact time on node3.
> Is a normal behavior ? If it's normal, why ?
> Me and my questions wish you all the best ;)
> Regards,
> Germain
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