CQL for Cassandra 2.x

CONSISTENCY

Shows the current consistency level, or given a level, sets it.

Synopsis

CONSISTENCY level

Synopsis Legend

  • Uppercase means literal
  • Lowercase means not literal
  • Italics mean optional
  • The pipe (|) symbol means OR or AND/OR
  • Ellipsis (...) means repeatable
  • Orange ( and ) means not literal, indicates scope

Description

Providing an argument to the CONSISTENCY command overrides the default consistency level of ONE, and configures the consistency level for future requests. Valid values are: ANY, ONE, TWO, THREE, QUORUM, ALL, LOCAL_QUORUM and EACH_QUORUM.

Providing no argument shows the current consistency level.

Example

CONSISTENCY

If you haven't changed the default, the output of the CONSISTENCY command with no arguments is:

Current consistency level is ONE.
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