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From Yassine MARZOUGUI <y.marzou...@mindlytix.com>
Subject Re: Late Events with BoundedOutOfOrdernessTimestampExtractor and allowed lateness
Date Wed, 15 Mar 2017 19:19:23 GMT
Hi Nico,

You might check Fabian's answer on a similar question I posted previousely
on the mailing list, it can be helpful :


On Mar 15, 2017 18:58, "Nico" <nico.franzeck@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I struggle a bit to understand the difference between
> BoundedOutOfOrdernessTimestampExtractor and the allowed lateness function
> of a window...
> As I understand it, when I use BoundedOutOfOrdernessTimestampExtractor
> the watermark is lagging behind the real event time of the stream with maxOutOfOrderness.
> So for the window trigger late events won't be late as the watermark is
> lagging.
> In Contrast, allowed lateness will wait after the watermark passed. So
> using allowed lateness a window could fire twice - after the watermark and
> the arrival of late events.
> Is that the only difference? What would happen if I use both? Do I have a
> double delay?
> Does a best practice exist when to BoundedOutOfOrdernessTimestampExtractor
> or allowed latesness?
> Best regards,
> Nico

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