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Processing pre-existing log files with Flume

I have a large set of log files that I need to extract data from. Is it possible to use Flume to read these files and dump them into an HDFS (Cassandra, or another data source) which I can then ...
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Cassandra: capacity planning [duplicate]

Im investigating moving some large DBs from MySQL to Cassandra and Im trying to figure out how to plan the cluster. Historically, one would just buy disks to contain the relevant data but Im not clear ...
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Can't upgrade my Ubuntu server, it gets stuck on openjdk-6-jre-headless

I am using Ubuntu Server. When I do: apt-get upgrade it gets stuck on: Setting up openjdk-6-jre-headless (6b20-1.9.7-0ubuntu1) ... Why? And what can I do to stop it? I tried removing it with ...
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Cannot connect to my Cassandra

My Cassandra used to work with no problems. I was able to connect with no problems but now for some reason it doesn't work anymore. [default@unknown] connect localhost/9160; Exception connecting to ...
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introduce latency between ec2 instances

I have a 2nodes Cassandra ring on ec2 (10.96.31.143, 10.254.94.177) in the same zone (east-1). How can I introduce a 3 seconds delay for all cassandra-related network communications between them? I ...
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Installing Thrift with Solandra

I am trying to install Thrift with Solandra. Normally when I just want to install Thrift with Cassandra, I followed this tutorial: https://wiki.fourkitchens.com/display/PF/Using+Cassandra+with+PHP ...
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What is the best solution for backing up data in Cassandra? [closed]

What is the best solution for backing up data in Cassandra?
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IP address resolution in Cassandra MultiDC setup

We have a scenario for which we are considering using apache Cassandra for deployment for our data storage needs.The setup is to be spread across multiple data centers in different regions(physical ...
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Unable to connect to cassandra when using the AllowAllAuthenticator

I installed cassandra on a VM running Ubuntu Server 10.10. cassandra login failure with org.apache.cassandra.auth.AllowAllAuthenticator but I always receive the following error message: Login ...
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CentOS open port 7000 [RESOLVED]

I have two boxes one ubuntu v10.10 (IP: 192.168.12.128) and another centos v5.5 (IP: 192.168.12.131) I m able to ping centos from ubuntu box and vice versa. When I telnet UBUNTUIP using port 7000 ...
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How to achieve zero down time

For an application we want to achieve zero database and application down time using Active Active configuration. Our dB is Oracle Following are my questions: How can we achieve active active ...
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Cassandra on Linode: Dark magic isn't working

Yes, I realize I'm crossing the streams by running Cassandra on Linode. Yes, I know it would be better to run it on Rackspace or Amazon, but that's immaterial right now. Basically, I've got a Private ...
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Ubuntu: Freeing up ports?

I have tried to install cassandra on my Ubuntu test environment, but what happens when I try to start it is that I get the following error: java.net.BindException: Address already in use I have ...
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Cannot to connect to a Cassandra DB from localhost

I don't know if I'm on the right site, I installed OpenSolaris a single cassandra node, I don't have other node. On the same server, I install Ruby 1.8 with the gem Cassandra. If I try to connect ...
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How can I get Cassandra to automatically rebalance?

I am looking at a cassandra cluster, but the administration effort seems to be quite high. Is there any way I can configure Cassandra to rebalance nodes automically as new machines are added, some are ...
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Does anyone have any advice on administering a large Cassandra cluster? [closed]

Does anyone have any advice on administering a large Cassandra cluster (> 50 nodes)? I am looking at both Riak and Cassandra and need to know the performance and operational characteristics and ...
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Cassandra nodes in multiple data centers

http://www.cs.cornell.edu/projects/ladis2009/papers/lakshman-ladis2009.pdf : "Cassandra is configured such that each row is replicated across multiple data centers." So in that case is it good to ...