Cassandra 4.0 release delayed after Apple engineer spots bug

The Apache Cassandra community is holding off on releasing the latest update to the Cassandra database system after an Apple developer spotted a bug in the release.

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Cassandra 4.0 is the latest release of the open-source, distributed NoSQL database that’s used by Apple, Netflix, and Spotify. At the last minute prior to the release, Cassandra contributor and Apple engineer Jon Meredith spotted a potential issue and requested an extension on the vote to release the code.

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