The producer shell takes in a properties file. The default one that
comes with Kafka (config/producer.properties) turns compression off.
Can you cross check the value for compression.codec in your producer's
properties file ?
On Thu, Nov 22, 2012 at 7:27 AM, Paul Garner
<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I am using the kafka-proiducer-shell.sh script without the --compress option
> however my messages seem to be gzipped
> the docs say compression is off by default:
> is it on by default now in 0.7.2?