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From Jay Kreps <jay.kr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Kafka's agent sit on localhost to forward message to broker?
Date Wed, 10 Oct 2012 15:23:01 GMT
Yes, perhaps the existing console consumer could be modified to do this?


On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 10:05 PM, howard chen <howachen@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> On Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 12:20 AM, Jay Kreps <jay.kreps@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I am not aware of anyone having open sourced what you describe. If anyone
> > is interested one nice way to implement this would be to implement a
> daemon
> > that could interact with the syslogd protocol over a unix domain socket.
> > Many scripting languages have good syslogd integration and this would
> > probably be a good strategy for supporting logging from this kind of
> > process.
> >
> In the simplest way, able to tail a file would be enough for this purpose.
> Existing app keep writing to local log file, no any blocking and not
> affected by network connection, and another process tail the file and
> send the changes to broker.
> Scribe and Flume also have this build in, would be nice if Kafka also
> support this out of the box.
> (From old posts it was said that Window does not have tail...well, I
> think most people run on Linux anyway..)
> Thanks.

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