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Re: Is it possible to alter no of versions of cells
It will retain more versions when it occurs to compaction. And it will scan
more versions if column exists.
On Aug 17, 2013 1:08 PM, "Vimal Jain" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Hi,
> As far as i know , we define number of versions of cells per column family
> at time of creation of table.
> Once we define it lets say 2 for a cf  'data' , is it possible to alter it
> and make it 5 for the same cf 'data' at later point of time through alter
> command in shell.
> What impact it will have to existing data cells/other impacts ?
>
> --
> Thanks and Regards,
> Vimal Jain
>