one potential benefit of the
existing rebalancing logic is to reduce the number of connections to
brokers per consumer instance. However, if you have a large number of
partitions and few brokers and/or consumer instances then it wouldn't
really help; so I agree it would be good to implement KAFKA-687.
also be related - i.e., it may be easier to implement along with/after
On Mon, Jan 7, 2013 at 10:44 AM, Neha Narkhede <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote: