GitHub user fsaintjacques opened a pull request: https://github.com/apache/kafka/pull/2
This issue can be caused by a non-existing path but also a misunderstanding from the config file. A short example will help the user.
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Author: François Saint-Jacques <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
zk.connect clarification in server.properties
The previous wording is not 100% clear, a little example clarifies it.