-Re: Producer/Consumer questions 0.7
Philip O'Toole 2013-08-29, 20:05
On Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 11:11 AM, Mark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Also, are the consumer offsets store in Kafka or Zookeeper?
> On Aug 29, 2013, at 11:09 AM, Mark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > 1) Should a producer be aware of which broker to write to or is this
> somehow managed by Kafka itself. For example, If I have 2 brokers with a
> configured partition size of 1 will my messages be written in a round-robin
> type of fashion to each broker or is this completed dependent on which
> broker the consume connects to?
> > 2) Similar question goes for a writing to a topic that has multiple
> partitions. Are the writes randomly load-balanced between partitions or is
> this something the client needs to do?
> > 3) If I have 1 topic with 1 partition and 2 brokers how does consuming
> messages work. For example, if my consumer connects to broker 1 how does it
> consume messages written to broker 2?
> > Thanks