You can send it a SIGTERM signal (SIGKILL won't work).
On Wed, Aug 14, 2013 at 8:05 AM, Yu, Libo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> In this link https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/KAFKA/Replication+tools
> two ways to do controlled shutdown are mentioned. "The first approach is to set
> "controlled.shutdown.enable" to true in the broker. Then, the broker will try to
> move all leaders on it to other brokers one at time before shutting itself down"
> For this approach, what is the expected way to shut down the broker? Kill the
> process or send a signal? Thanks.