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Tom Brown 2013-04-12, 19:17
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Re: Not balancing across multiple brokers
Do you use a VIP or zookeeper for producer side load balancing ? In
other words, what are the values you override for "broker.list" and
"zk.connect" in the producer config ?


On Fri, Apr 12, 2013 at 12:16 PM, Tom Brown <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> We have recently setup a new kafka (0.7.1) cluster with two brokers. Each
> topic has 2 partitions per server. We have a two processes that that write
> to the cluster using the class: kafka.javaapi.producer.Producer.Producer.
> The problem is that the first process only writes to the first broker. The
> second process (using the exact same code to perform the write)
> successfully writes to both brokers.
> How can I identify the cause of the imbalance in the first process? How
> does the Producer decide which broker is the recipient of each message?
> Thanks!
> --Tom

Tom Brown 2013-04-12, 23:03
Neha Narkhede 2013-04-16, 16:10