Delete bucket?

Jonathan Langevin jlangevin at loomlearning.com
Thu Jul 28 17:11:50 EDT 2011


Ah, nice. Checked the js client, which mentioned that ?keys=stream is a
valid option to result in streamed key listings.
I'll get that implemented in my PHP client, thanks for the pointer :-)
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On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 4:42 PM, Jeremiah Peschka <
jeremiah.peschka at gmail.com> wrote:

> Depending on the client you're using, you can perform results streaming to
> pull back results and process them in chunks rather than waiting for a
> buffer to get filled.
>
> It's easy enough to write something like this using Ripple or
> CorrugatedIron. I'm guessing it's possible with other clients.
> ---
> Jeremiah Peschka
> Founder, Brent Ozar PLF, LLC
>
> On Jul 28, 2011, at 1:40 PM, Jonathan Langevin wrote:
>
> > I've read on the wiki that to delete a bucket, the only method is to
> manually delete all keys within the bucket.
> > So then what is the recommended process for deleting all keys within a
> bucket, manually?
> >
> > I was initially just listing all keys within a bucket, and then iterating
> the keys to send delete requests, but I hit a wall when I had too many keys
> to get back in a list request (received header too large errors).
> >
> > So I assume the alternative would be to run a mapreduce to pull keys from
> the bucket with a specified limit, to then execute the deletes?
> > While that's fine for an "active record" style environment (where there
> may be cleanup actions that must occur per object being deleted), is there
> another method for deleting all keys within a bucket, massively? (Maybe via
> a map call?)
> >
> >
> > Jonathan Langevin
> > Systems Administrator
> > Loom Inc.
> > Wilmington, NC: (910) 241-0433 - jlangevin at loomlearning.com -
> www.loomlearning.com - Skype: intel352
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