What to do if a Node Starts Automatically

Procedure

  1. Stop Scylla node

CentOS, RHEL or Ubuntu 16.04

sudo systemctl stop scylla-server

Ubuntu 14.04 or Debian

sudo service scylla-server stop

Docker (without stopping some-scylla container)

docker exec -it some-scylla supervisorctl stop scylla
  1. Delete Data and Commitlog folders
sudo rm -rf /var/lib/scylla/data
sudo find /var/lib/scylla/commitlog -type f -delete
sudo find /var/lib/scylla/hints -type f -delete
sudo find /var/lib/scylla/view_hints -type f -delete

Create a Scylla Cluster - Single Data Center (DC)

Scylla Procedures