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From Tim Lossen <...@lossen.de>
Subject Re: corrupted topic
Date Mon, 24 Oct 2011 19:07:06 GMT
what if the CRC32 checksum is correct, but the internal binary message
structure is not?


On 2011-10-24, at 8:56 PM, Jay Kreps wrote:

> It is not supposed to be possible. We include a CRC32 with each  
> message, so
> invalid requests should be detected and rejected. But that does not  
> preclude
> the possibility that we missed a case.
>
> -Jay
>
> On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 11:41 AM, Tim Lossen <tim@lossen.de> wrote:
>
>> hi,
>>
>> is it possible for a faulty client to "corrupt" a topic on the  
>> broker,
>> so that consumers cannot consume messages any more? or does
>> the broker protect itself against this?
>>
>> i am asking because we seem to have run into such a situation.
>> we are using a perl producer and a ruby consumer. the per lib might
>> be a bit outdated.
>>
>> cheers
>> tim
>>
>> --
>> http://tim.lossen.de
>>
>>

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http://tim.lossen.de


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