[option list] A short n, followed by n option. inet An address (ip and port) to a node. It consists of one byte n, that represents the address size, followed by n byte representing the IP address (in practice n can only be either 4 (IPv4) or 16 (IPv6)), following by one int representing the port. consistency A consistency level specification. This is a short representing a consistency level with the following correspondance: 0x0000 ANY 0x0001 ONE 0x0002 TWO 0x0003 THREE 0x0004 QUORUM 0x0005 ALL 0x0006 LOCAL_QUORUM 0x0007 EACH_QUORUM
[long string] An int n, followed by n bytes representing an UTF-8 string.
short A 2 bytes unsigned integer
[short bytes] A short n, followed by n bytes if n >= 0.