Neha, thanks for the response.

So the only point of the magic byte is to indicate that the rest of the message is Avro encoded? I noticed that in Camus a 4 byte int id of the schema is written instead of the 16 byte SHA. Is this the new preferred way? Which is compatible with

Thanks again

On Aug 21, 2013, at 8:38 PM, Neha Narkhede <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

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