documentation for allow_mult=false

Justin Karneges justin at affinix.com
Tue Nov 1 17:51:10 EDT 2011


Are you saying that allow_mult=false + last_write_win=false is the same as 
allow_mult=false + last_write_win=true ?

False/false may be the default behavior, but I want to know what that behavior 
is. :)

On Tuesday, November 01, 2011 02:15:11 PM Ryan Zezeski wrote:
> Hi Justin,
> 
> Sorry this is unclear, you're not the first to stumble on this page.
>  Please see my reply from a few days ago [1].  In short, allow_mult=false +
> last_write_wins=false is the default behavior.
> 
> -Ryan
> 
> [1]:
> http://lists.basho.com/pipermail/riak-users_lists.basho.com/2011-October/00
> 6292.html
> 
> On Tue, Nov 1, 2011 at 2:43 PM, Justin Karneges <justin at affinix.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > http://wiki.basho.com/Vector-Clocks.html discusses allow_mult=true but
> > does
> > not really explain how allow_mult=false works, at least not when
> > last_write_wins is false.
> > 
> > Here's a table we can fill out:
> > 
> > allow_mult, last_write_wins
> > -----------
> > false, false -> ?
> > true, false -> write siblings, read siblings
> > false, true -> writes overwrite existing, read single values
> > true, true -> invalid
> > 
> > Thanks for help,
> > Justin
> > 
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