I have started using HBase Rest Java client as a part of my project. I
see that it may have a problem with the Delete operation.
For a given Delete object, if you apply deleteColumn(family, qualifier)
on it, all matching qualifiers are deleted instead of the latest
In order to recreate the problem:
1 - Create table tab1, with family fam1.
2 - Through shell, insert two values, as:
row1, fam1, q1, val1
row1, fam1, q1, val2
3 - Through Rest Java client:
Delete delItem = new Delete(Bytes.toBytes("row1"));
4 - All q1 values are deleted, instead of the latest q1 value, which is
Is that an expected result?