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Re: Proper documentation for setting up sink groups
Did you read this: http://flume.apache.org/FlumeUserGuide.html#flume-sink-processors

That explains how to use sink groups. Also there is nothing wrong with multiple sinks taking events from one channel. This is an especially useful configuration if you have a very fast source and much slower sinks.

Hari Shreedharan
On Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 9:28 AM, Bhaskar V. Karambelkar wrote:

> The sink group document doesn't mention anything about how
> to hook up sink groups to the rest of the config in order to work.
> e.g. under normal circumstances one channel is linked with one sink.
> But for failover sink group , looks like both the sinks should be hooked up to the same channel,
> but this is not mentioned any where.
> Similarly, what exactly needs to be done for load balancing sink ?
> thanks