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A MilvusClient interface. This method gets the information of persisted segments from data node, including row count, persistence state (growing or flushed), and more.

R<GetPersistentSegmentInfoResponse> getPersistentSegmentInfo(GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam requestParam);


Use the GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam.Builder to construct a GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam object.

import io.milvus.param.GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam;
GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam.Builder builder = GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam.newBuilder();

Methods of GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam.Builder:

withCollectionName(String collectionName)Sets the collection name. The collection name cannot be empty or null.collectionName: The name of the collection.
build()Constructs a GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam object.N/A

The can throw the following exceptions:

  • ParamException: error if the parameter is invalid.


This method catches all the exceptions and returns an R<GetPersistentSegmentInfoResponse> object.

  • If the API fails on the server side, it returns the error code and message from the server.

  • If the API fails by RPC exception, it returns R.Status.Unknow and the error message of the exception.

  • If the API succeeds, it returns a valid GetPersistentSegmentInfoResponse held by the R template. The GetPersistentSegmentInfoResponse object contains a list of PersistentSegmentInfo, and you can use getState() in PersistentSegmentInfo to get the state of the segment.


package io.milvus.grpc;
public enum SegmentState
SegmentStateNone0For internal usage.
NotExist1For internal usage.
Growing2A growing segment in query node.
Sealed3The segment is sealed and waiting to be flushed.
Flushed4The segment has been flushed to storage.
Flushing5The server is flushing this segment.
Dropped6The segment has been marked as deleted.
Importing7Reserved for bulkload interface.


import io.milvus.param.*;
import io.milvus.grpc.GetPersistentSegmentInfoResponse;
import io.milvus.grpc.PersistentSegmentInfo;

GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam param = GetPersistentSegmentInfoParam.newBuilder()
R<GetPersistentSegmentInfoResponse> response = client.getPersistentSegmentInfo(param);
if (response.getStatus() != R.Status.Success.getCode()) {

GetPersistentSegmentInfoResponse segmentInfo = response.getData();
for (int i = 0; i < segmentInfo.getInfosCount(); i++) {
    PersistentSegmentInfo info = segmentInfo.getInfos(i);
    System.out.println("Segment ID: " + info.getSegmentID() + ", state: " + info.getState() + ", rows: " + info.getNumRows());


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