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arathi maddula 2013-11-08, 16:24
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Re: Default compression code in Kafka topics
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