Thanks for the reply Phillip. I am new to kafka so please bear with me if I say something that's "noobish".

I am running in a localhost configuration for testing. If I checkout kafka logs:
This reveals a hexstring (or another format). No offset visible.

If I checkout zk:
This reveals binary data. No offset visible.

Are these the locations for finding the current/recent offsets? Thanks.
From: "Philip O'Toole" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 5:04:01 PM
Subject: Re: kafka.common.OffsetOutOfRangeException

Is offset 562949953452239, partition 0, actually available on the
Kafka broker? Have you checked?


On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 1:53 PM, Christopher Alexander

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