Achieving 100% consitency

Scott Lystig Fritchie fritchie at
Tue Aug 30 14:24:45 EDT 2011

Jonathan Langevin <jlangevin at> wrote:

jl> Even for development-purposes only? Otherwise it seems data would be
jl> written n times to the same machine, which is needless in a dev
jl> environment with low storage specs...

... which would be true until the 1-node cluster grows to a 2-node or
N-node cluster.  Changing the N value of a key that already exists,
especially where N is increasing relative to its old value, creates many
different kinds of unpleasantness.


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