nodetool listendpointspendinghints

Prints information about hints that the node has for other nodes.

Prints information about hints that the node has for other nodes.

Hint information includes Host ID, Address, Rack, DC (datacenter), node status, total number of hints and files, and timestamp of newest and oldest hints.


nodetool [connection_options] -h hostname listendpointspendinghints
Table 1. Legend
Syntax conventions Description
UPPERCASE Literal keyword.
Lowercase Not literal.
Italics Variable value. Replace with a valid option or user-defined value.
[ ] Optional. Square brackets ( [ ] ) surround optional command arguments. Do not type the square brackets.
( ) Group. Parentheses ( ( ) ) identify a group to choose from. Do not type the parentheses.
| Or. A vertical bar ( | ) separates alternative elements. Type any one of the elements. Do not type the vertical bar.
... Repeatable. An ellipsis ( ... ) indicates that you can repeat the syntax element as often as required.
'Literal string' Single quotation ( ' ) marks must surround literal strings in CQL statements. Use single quotation marks to preserve upper case.
{ key:value } Map collection. Braces ( { } ) enclose map collections or key value pairs. A colon separates the key and the value.
<datatype1,datatype2> Set, list, map, or tuple. Angle brackets ( < > ) enclose data types in a set, list, map, or tuple. Separate the data types with a comma.
cql_statement; End CQL statement. A semicolon ( ; ) terminates all CQL statements.
[ -- ] Separate the command line options from the command arguments with two hyphens ( -- ). This syntax is useful when arguments might be mistaken for command line options.
' <schema> ... </schema> ' Search CQL only: Single quotation marks ( ' ) surround an entire XML schema declaration.
@xml_entity='xml_entity_type' Search CQL only: Identify the entity and literal value to overwrite the XML element in the schema and solrconfig files.


The short form and long form parameters are comma-separated.

Connection options

Table 2. Options
Short Long Description
-h --host The hostname or IP address of the remote node to get information about hints that the node has for other nodes.
-p --port Port number.
-pwf --password-file Password file path.
-pw --password Password.
-u --username Remote JMX agent username.
-- Separates an option from an argument that could be mistaken for a option.

Command arguments

This command takes no arguments.


To print relevant hint information about the local node endpoints

nodetool listendpointspendinghints
Host ID                               Address  Rack  DC          Status Total hints Total files Newest                  Oldest 
 5762b140-3fdf-4057-9ca7-05c070ccc9c3 rack1 datacenter1 DOWN   25098       2           2018-09-18 14:05:18,835 2018-09-18 14:05:08,811