Apologize for the really late reply,
I see your answer and API that was proposed is dealing with shards,
I am more speaking about "Primary Node" instead of "Primary Shard".
To be more clear, I would like to have to capability to select which node
in the cluster to be primary.
However if you know that which node is primary really does not matter (it
does not use more resource than other nodes).
Then I would just appreciate that fact confirmation from you and would not
worry about this "switching primary node" anymore.
On Thursday, May 10, 2012 10:31:35 AM UTC-5, Andrew[.:at:.]DataFeedFile.com
Sometime we have nodes inside cluster with different hardware specs.
From my experience Primary nodes usually require more resources as it
does a little bit more work.
It may be advantageous to be able to pick the most powerful server for
Is there a way to perhaps update cluster setting via cluster update
setting API to switch / pick
the Primary node?
Maybe there is a good reason why this is not avail? maybe it is bad