Data redistribution or rebalancing after node data failures

Dan Reverri dan at
Tue Nov 2 13:20:01 EDT 2010

Read repair is the only way to restore the missing replicas on the restored

each key with R=2 to force the object to replicate to the restored node.


Daniel Reverri
Developer Advocate
Basho Technologies, Inc.
dan at

On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 10:08 AM, Gernot Ullrich <gernot.ullrich at>wrote:

> Hi all,
> Following scenario: 3 nodes on 3 servers in a cluster - complete data
> failure on one node.
> What would be the recommended procedure to get a rebalanced setup?
> A simple join of the node with an empty bitcask would attach to the ring,
> but not redistribute data.
> Is there a function to accomplish this?
> Best Regards
> Gernot Ullrich
> mylugo GmbH
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