Just contributed to the great Cassandra CQL exporter tool on github:

List of my changes:

  • added possibility to export multiple keyspaces separated with ","
  • added possibility to export...

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Cassandra allows you to do backups using nodetool snapshot command.

But, this snapshot is not stored in .CQL format (which lists actual CQL commands just as you'd type them via CQL command line)

I came around this great exporter:

You ca...

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Intro: ScyllaDB is NoSQL database, which is rewrite of Apache Cassandra NoSQL Database and claims to have better performance and all other fancy stuff.


When attempting to install ScyllaDB as Cassandra replacement, I've found out that their page:

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Doing backups is a must. If you don't do that, you might loose all your important data.

I've tried many ways to do my backups - R-Drive Image utility, CloneZilla, etc.

But, as it turns out, the most simple things are the best:

all you need to do, is just run some live linux distribution, such...

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