On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 5:42 PM, Jonathan Haddad <j...@jonhaddad.com> wrote:
> If it's a new cluster, there's no need to disable auto_bootstrap.
> That setting prevents the first node in the second DC from being a replica
> for all the data in the first DC.
Not sure where did you get that from? Whether a node in a new DC would
become a replica for any data or not is controlled by RFs of the relevant
keyspaces, and not by the auto_bootstrap setting.
Seeds don't bootstrap by the way, changing the setting on those nodes
> doesn't do anything.
Yes, seeds don't bootstrap. But why? I don't think I ever seen a
comprehensive explanation of this.