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From Florian Leibert <...@leibert.de>
Subject Re: Broker ID
Date Fri, 09 Dec 2011 17:46:08 GMT
But this means that I can pick one at random - it doesn't have to be
sequential as long as it's the same after restart?

On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 9:37 AM, Jun Rao <junrao@gmail.com> wrote:

> Florian,
>
> The broker id uniquely identifies a broker. Every time a broker is
> restarted, we want the broker to come up with the same id. The consumer
> relies on the broker id to resume consumption properly.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Jun
>
> On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 8:34 AM, Florian Leibert <flo@leibert.de> wrote:
>
> > Hi -
> > I see there's a static broker-id in the properties files. Is this
> optional?
> > When using Zookeeper, couldn't ZK just give each broker if registered as
> a
> > SEQ node a generated ID that's guaranteed to be unique? Otherwise can
> this
> > ID be a randomly generated ID? Basically I'd like to bring up instances
> in
> > EC2 without having to worry about the state of other brokers...
> >
> > Thanks!
> > Flo
> >
>



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Best regards,

Florian
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