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Re: Zookeeper consistency
According to the doc, you can use sync() before a read to ensure you get
latest value.  This is a sensible compromise to having a strict consistency
which would kill scale.

On Feb 28, 2013 6:36 PM, "Yasin Celik" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
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> Hello everyone,
>
> From the zookeeper website I understand that zookeeper does not provide
> strict consistency in every instance in time. (
>
http://zookeeper.apache.org/doc/trunk/zookeeperProgrammers.html#ch_zkGuarantees
> )
> Have ever anyone considered to make zookeeper strictly consistent at
> anytime. What I mean is that any time a value is updated in zookeeper, any
> client that retrieves the value from any follower should get consistent
> result. Is it feasible to improve the zookeeper core so that zookeeper
> delivers strict consistency not the eventual consistency?
>
> Best
>
> Yasin