nodetool mark_unrepaired

Mark all SSTables of a table or keyspace as unrepaired. Use when no longer running incremental repair on a table or keyspace.

This operation marks all targeted SSTables as unrepaired, potentially creating new compaction tasks. Only use if no longer running incremental repair on this node.

New command available in DataStax Enterprise 5.1.3 and later.


nodetool mark_unrepaired [-f] [--] keyspace_name [table_name ...]

Tarball and Installer No-Services path:

Connection options
Short Long Description



Hostname or IP address.



Port number.



Password file path.






Remote JMX agent username.


Separates an option from an argument that could be mistaken for an option.


-f, --force

Confirms the operation.

keyspace_name [table_name …​]

Requires a keyspace. To target specific tables, enter a space separated list of tables.

When no table name is specified, marks all tables in the keyspace as unrepaired.

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