This one will replace the current DefaultLoadBalancingPolicy of 3.21+. Main features:
use the PoC algo of the current PowerOfChoiceLoadBalancingPolicy
local DC only
optionally filtering nodes (custom predicate)
option to enable/disable slow replica avoidance
is this a duplicate of PYTHON-850?
Essentially. There will be a few small changes for this ticket that don’t currently apply to the current implementation, but they could be specified in that ticket too.
+1 to convert to a subtask here. It is moving to 4.0 anyway.