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Created August 5, 2016 06:38
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Batch insert python script. It is using the python driver provided by Datastax
#!/usr/bin/env python
from cassandra.cluster import Cluster
from cassandra.query import *
from cassandra import *
import hashlib
import sys
KEYSPACE = 'test'
TABLE = 'user'
cluster = Cluster()
session = cluster.connect(KEYSPACE)
def getHash(val):
return hashlib.sha256(str(val)).hexdigest()
def batchInsert(start, num):
insert_q = session.prepare("insert into test.user (user_id, fname, lname, number) values (?, ?, ?, ?)")
for i in range(start, num):
batch = BatchStatement()
for j in range(1, BATCH_SIZE + 1):
hashval = getHash(j)
batch.add(insert_q, (i, hashval, hashval, i + j))
except WriteTimeout as e:
print "write timeout occurred."
if __name__ == "__main__":
start = int(sys.argv[1])
num = int(sys.argv[2])
batchInsert(start, num)
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See: Installation

install dependencies

sudo yum install gcc python-devel
sudo yum install libev libev-devel

To install cassandra driver you can use pip

pip install cassandra-driver

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