Purging gossip state on a node

Correcting a problem in the gossip state.

You may want to clear gossip history on node restart in certain cases, such as when node IP addresses have changed.


  1. Edit the cassandra-env.sh file:
    • Packaged installs: /usr/share/cassandra
    • Tarball installs: install_location/conf
  2. Add the following line to the cassandra-env.sh file: