That's right. In 0.7, # partitions is per broker. However, in 0.8, #
partitions is for the whole cluster.
On Fri, Aug 2, 2013 at 8:13 AM, Sybrandy, Casey <
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> Yes, we have. Our SA where this is occurring has been monitoring this.
> When the consumers went down, we could see that things were lagging.
> Yesterday, they lowered the number of threads for the consumers to six
> each and they haven't shut down yet. There appears to still be some lag,
> but since the consumers are running, it's decreasing.
> A test was run with each broker configured to have 32 partitions each and
> when the number of threads across the consumers exceeds 32, then we have
> issues. My understanding from the documentation is that when you set the
> number of partitions on a broker, it's just for that broker, correct?
> Therefore, if we set each broker to have 32 partitions, across 4 brokers
> we should have 128 partitions per topic, correct? In which case, we should
> be able to run 128 consumer threads with ease.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jun Rao [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Thursday, August 01, 2013 11:13 AM
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: Re: Consumer pauses when running many threads
> Have you looked at
> On Thu, Aug 1, 2013 at 7:30 AM, Sybrandy, Casey <
> [EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > We're seeing an issue running 0.7.0 where one or more of our consumers
> > are pausing after about an hour when we have a lot of threads
> > configured. Our setup is as follows:
> > * 4 brokers configured for 32 threads and 32 partitions on each
> > broker.
> > * 2 consumers each processing 40 streams (24 and 16).
> > * Zookeeper server is a CDH version that's at least 3.3.4.
> > We were also seeing this with 3 consumers running 18 threads each. As
> > you can tell, the hardware is quite beefy and the brokers are
> > described as being "bored."
> > Outside of upgrading to 0.7.2, which we are planning on doing but
> > can't yet, what else can we look into to try to resolve this or at
> > least determine what's happening?
> > Thanks.
> > Casey