-Re: C/C++ Client
mrevilgnome 2013-04-01, 15:23
Any interest in open sourcing it now and picking up contributors?
On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 7:54 AM, Jun Rao <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> At LinkedIn, we are also building a native C producer client for 0.8. It
> uses non-blocking socket I/O to improve the producer throughput. We plan to
> open source it when it's fully tested, hopefully in a couple of months.
> On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 8:48 PM, Matthew Stump <[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Howdy,
> > I'm considering the use of Kafka in the rewrite of a big legacy product.
> > good chunk of the back end code is going to be written in C++ (large in
> > memory data-structures). The two possible options available to me for
> > clients appear to be:
> > https://github.com/edenhill/librdkafka
> > and
> > https://github.com/quipo/kafka-cpp
> > The problem is that librdkafka currently only works on Linux due to the
> > of the AF_NETLINK API, and thread local storage. There may be other
> > but I just started playing with it today and that's what I've discovered
> > thus far.
> > kafka-cpp is incomplete (no consumer) and it looks unused.
> > For either I would need to hop in and do some significant work. Is there
> > any client I'm missing that can shorten my path?
> > If I adopt one of these projects (lets say kafka-cpp) am I better off
> > implementing the 0.8 protocol? I'de like to have something running in
> > staging a couple months from now. How far out is 0.8?
> > Thanks,
> > Matt Stump