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From Jay Kreps <jay.kr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: corrupted topic
Date Mon, 24 Oct 2011 18:56:07 GMT
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 be a bit outdated.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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