Not sure that I fully understand your problem. Could you attach the
exception that you saw?
On Mon, Jul 1, 2013 at 12:50 AM, Martin Eigenbrodt <
[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi there,
> I am using kafka 0.8 (currently 0.8.0-beta1-candidate1) and I want my
> consumer to fail if it can not reliably find out the last consumed offset
> from zookeeper.
> According to https://kafka.apache.org/08/configuration.html for "
> > What to do when there is no initial offset in Zookeeper or if an offset
> is out of range:
> >* anything else: throw exception to the consumer
> But it looks like the exception is always thrown, not only when there is
> no initial offset found in Zookeper. It;s being validated at startup...
> Is there a workaround to fail only if no offset is found in zk?