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Re: get offsets?
This was something i've asked for in the past as well.  To neha's comment,
sounds like you'd need some kind of table to maintain the list of offsets
and which segment they live in?

On Thu, Sep 22, 2011 at 9:07 AM, Chris Burroughs

> On 09/21/2011 10:06 PM, Taylor Gautier wrote:
> > I see that kafka-87 addresses this with a request for having a time based
> > index, this would be relatively useful, but I also would like to have a
> way
> > to go back say 1,000 messages.  Other than walking backwards one segment
> at
> > a time, can then scanning forward from there, do you have any suggestions
> > how this might be done or is it also a feature request?
> Could you elaborate a little on your use case where you need to rewind
> by a fixed number of messages?