Disable "snappy" compression within eLevelDB

Guido Medina guido.medina at temetra.com
Fri Jul 12 11:01:14 EDT 2013

Hi Simon,

With Riak 1.4 I think there thre reasons why you shouldn't avoid it:

 1. Less I/O overhead compressing objects.
 2. Better compression.
 3. Cause of 1 and 2, better performance.

Try Riak 1.4 and tail -f /var/log/riak/console.log and see the new 
features version.



On 12/07/13 10:27, Simon Effenberg wrote:
> Hi @list,
> is it somehow possible to disable the Snappy compression used in
> eLevelDB? I would like to try out ZFS compression but it's not that
> useful if snappy is used before.
> Cheers
> Simon
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