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Re: How do you recover an 0.8 Kafka server
Actually, you should just need to restart the failed broker and data should
be replicated to that broker. One thing to check is the state-change log.
Do you see any LeaderAndIsr request when the bad broker is restarted?


On Sun, Aug 4, 2013 at 8:06 PM, Eric Sites <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:

> All,
> How do you recover from a bad Kafka 0.8 server.
> It failed to keep up with the replicated partitions assigned to it about a
> month ago.
> I delete everything in the partitions directories, then created the
> partition folders assigned to it.
> I also recreated the replication-offset-checkpoint file, with topcname
> part 0.
> Then start Kafka back up.
> And nothing... No recovery, just a bunch of empty log and index files.
> It will not recover.
> I have 2 servers like this, thank god I have 6 servers and almost all
> partitions have 3 replicas.
> But I do have a topic that had 1 partition on the servers, now it is
> showing no leader.
> Any help would be great.
> Thanks,
> Eric Sites