Fix Version/s: 0.8.0
From Jonathan Ellis in http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.db.cassandra.user/16478
> Using "native" Thrift mutations makes the most sense to me now, which
> would keep it similar in structure but avoid the avroToThrift copy.
The itch here is that i'd like to use CounterColumn in ColumnFamilyOutputFormat