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From Ian Friedman <...@flurry.com>
Subject Re: console producer question
Date Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:23:39 GMT
Magnus this worked in our scripts perfectly, thanks a bunch!!

--Ian

On Apr 9, 2014, at 8:39 PM, Magnus Edenhill <magnus@edenhill.se> wrote:

> Hey Ian,
> 
> this is where a tool like kafkacat comes in handy, it will use a random
> partitioner by default (without the need for defining a key):
> 
>  tail -f /my/log | kafkacat -b mybroker -t mytopic
> 
> See
> https://github.com/edenhill/kafkacat
> 
> 
> 
> 2014-04-10 6:13 GMT+07:00 Ian Friedman <ian@flurry.com>:
> 
>> Hey guys. We recently migrated our production cluster from 0.7.2 to 0.8.1.
>> One of the tools in the 0.7 distribution was something called Producer
>> Shell, which we used in some cron jobs to do some manual addition of
>> messages (for messages that got dropped for various reasons). So in 0.8
>> that is gone, and I have tried replacing it with the console Producer. It
>> seems like the console producer only produces to a single partition whereas
>> the producer shell used to randomly distribute the messages. Is this
>> behavior configurable? AM I missing something obvious?
>> 
>> Thanks in advance
>> --Ian


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