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Re: Default compression code in Kafka topics
Neha Narkhede 2013-11-08, 16:32
Currently, the only way to send compressed data to Kafka is by enabling
compression on the producer side. To move compression to server side, we
have https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/KAFKA-595 filed

On Fri, Nov 8, 2013 at 8:23 AM, arathi maddula <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:

> Hi,
> We have a cluster of Kafka servers. We want data of all topics on these
> servers to be compressed, Is there some configuration to achieve this?
> I was able to compress code by using compression.codec property  in
> ProducerConfig in Kafka Producer.
> But I wanted to know if there is a way of enabling topic compression
> without modifying anything in ProducerConfig properties.That is, can I add
> compression.codec=snappy in server.properties and have all topics' data
> compressed. Is there anything I can do during topic creation wrt
> compression?
> Thanks
> Arathi