Nodetool refresh

refresh - Load newly placed SSTables to the system without restart.

Add the files to the upload directory, by default it located under /var/lib/scylla/data/keyspace_name/table_name-UUID/upload


Scylla node will ignore the partitions in the sstables which are not assigned to this node. For example, if sstable are copied from a different node.

Execute the nodetool refresh command

nodetool refresh <my_keyspace> <my_table>

For example:


nodetool refresh nba player_stats

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