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From Jay Kreps <jay.kr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Tail or stdin producer?
Date Mon, 12 Sep 2011 03:17:20 GMT
I added a patch for this:
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/KAFKA-130

Felix, if you are still interested in this, let me know if it works for you.

-Jay

On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 1:22 PM, Felix Giguere Villegas <
felix.giguere@mate1inc.com> wrote:

> Hi :)
>
> Thanks for the reply :) . I have created
> KAFKA-130<https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/KAFKA-130>
> .
>
> I'm not sure I have respected the proper standard for JIRA issues. Please
> let me know if I haven't.
>
> --
> Felix
>
>
>
> On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 4:04 PM, Jun Rao <junrao@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi, Felix,
> >
> > Currently, we don't have a util to pipe data from a file to a producer. I
> > agree that it's a very convenient tool to have. Could you open a jira for
> > that?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Jun
> >
> > On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 12:20 PM, Felix Giguere Villegas <
> > felix.giguere@mate1inc.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > We are currently evaluating Kafka, so I'm trying to get one of our
> simple
> > > use case working. I have read the design paper and most of everything
> > else
> > > I
> > > could find about Kafka, but I'm not sure how to set up a producer that
> > > tails
> > > files or that reads from STDIN.
> > >
> > > Do I have to write custom code just for that? It seems like a pretty
> > > simple/common use case, so I would think it already exists out of the
> > box.
> > >
> > > I guess I could pipe a tail command into bin/kafka-producer-shell.sh ??
> > >
> > > This kind of stuff is relatively easy to set up with Flume, but we like
> > the
> > > persistence and replay capabilities of Kafka, which is why we are
> trying
> > it
> > > out.
> > >
> > > Thanks in advance for helping out a newb ;) !
> > >
> > > --
> > > Felix
> > >
> >
>

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