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Re: Several sinks from the same channel
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Hari Shreedharan
On Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 1:18 PM, João Ascenso wrote:

> Greetings,
> Anyone knows if i put n sinks listening to one channel, if every sink is going to get copies of the message or if the messages are distributed between the sinks?
Events will get distributed across multiple sinks. The channel does not really care if one sink or multiple sinks take the event. Once taken and committed, the channel deletes the event.  
> Also, every new sink is gonna run on his own thread, or do i need several flume instances for that?
No, you can have multiple sinks in the same agent.  
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> João Ascenso