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From "Pavel Yaskevich (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (CASSANDRA-2409) Add INSERT support to CQL
Date Mon, 04 Apr 2011 19:35:05 GMT


Pavel Yaskevich commented on CASSANDRA-2409:

Oh, yeah, I've seen it, thats why I wrote you to change exception... I misunderstood your
previous comment and I thought that there are still problems with exceptions left...

+1 on your patch.

> Add INSERT support to CQL
> -------------------------
>                 Key: CASSANDRA-2409
>                 URL:
>             Project: Cassandra
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: API
>            Reporter: Jonathan Ellis
>            Assignee: Pavel Yaskevich
>             Fix For: 0.8
>         Attachments: CASSANDRA-2409.patch, v1-0001-CASSANDRA-2409-CQL-INSERT-implementation.txt
> There are two reasons to support INSERT:
> - It helps new users feel comfortable (everyone's first statement will be to try to INSERT
something, we should make that a positive experience instead of slapping them)
> - Even though it is synonymous with update it is still useful in your code to have both
to help communicate intent, similar to choosing good variable names
> The only downside is explaining how INSERT isn't a "true" insert because it doesn't error
out if the row already exists -- but we already have to explain that same concept for UPDATE;
the cognitive load is extremely minor.

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