Last week in scylladb.git master (issue #169; 2023-02-26)

This short report brings to light some interesting commits to scylladb.git master from the last week. Commits in the 941407b905…ba919aa88a range are covered.

There were 66 non-merge commits from 18 authors in that period. Some notable commits:

Merging schema changes received from other nodes is now faster, when there is a large number of tables.

The load-and-stream feature reads user-supplied sstables and copies the contents to the correct nodes across the cluster. It is now faster.

A bug where varint or bool columns could be deserialized incorrectly in rare cases is now fixed.

The cassandra-stress benchmarking tool’s -log hdrfile=… option now works with Java 11.

Automatically parallelized aggregation queries on columns of COUNTER type have been fixed.

See you in the next issue of last week in scylladb.git master!