Cassandra provides commitlog archiving and point-in-time recovery.
You configure this feature in the
commitlog_archiving.properties configuration file, which is
located in the following directories:
- Cassandra Packaged installs: /etc/cassandra/conf
- Cassandra Binary installs: <install_location>/conf
- DataStax Enterprise Packaged installs:
- DataStax Enterprise Binary installs:
The commands archive_command and
restore_command expect only a single command with arguments.
STDOUT and STDIN or multiple commands cannot be executed. To workaround, you can
script multiple commands and add a pointer to this file. To disable a command, leave