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  1. Cassandra
  2. CASSANDRA-621

GC compacted sstables as part of cleanup, compaction

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Fix Version/s: 0.5
    • Component/s: None
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      Description

      "my disk space never goes down until i restart" seems to be common for people testing things out who give their JVMs too much memory

      let's help them out by calling system.gc on cleanup and compaction (which are rare enough that performance hit should be negligible)

      1. 621.patch
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        Jonathan Ellis

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        jbellis Jonathan Ellis added a comment -

        backported

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        jbellis Jonathan Ellis added a comment -

        reopening to remind me to backport to 0.5

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        jbellis Jonathan Ellis added a comment - reopening to remind me to backport to 0.5
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        jbellis Jonathan Ellis added a comment -

        committed by mistake. guess this one is CTR (should be safe enough

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        jbellis Jonathan Ellis added a comment - committed by mistake. guess this one is CTR (should be safe enough

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            jbellis Jonathan Ellis
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            jbellis Jonathan Ellis
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