This is the first candidate for release of Apache Kafka 0.8.0.

Release Notes for the 0.8.0 release

*** Please download, test and vote by Monday November, 4th, 9pm PDT

Kafka's KEYS file containing PGP keys we use to sign the release:
http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/kafka/trunk/KEYS in addition to
the md5 and sha1 checksum

* Release artifacts to be voted upon (source and binary):

* Maven artifacts to be voted upon prior to release:

(i.e. in sbt land this can be added to the build.sbt to use Kafka
resolvers += "Apache Staging" at "
libraryDependencies += "org.apache.kafka" % "kafka_2.10" % "0.8.0"

* The tag to be voted upon (off the 0.8 branch) is the 0.8.0 tag

 Joe Stein
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 Big Data Open Source Security LLC
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