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Cloudera Distribution of Apache Kafka 1.4.0 for CDH 5.x

Cloudera Distribution of Apache Kafka 1.4.0 for CDH 5.x

Master Collaborator

We are pleased to announce the release of the Cloudera Distribution of Apache Kafka 1.4.0 for CDH 5.  Apache Kafka is a distributed publish-subscribe messaging system. This release is based on Apache Kafka 0.8.2, adds support for distribution as a package as well as a parcel, and includes fixes for key issues.


New Features:


  • Cloudera Distribution of Apache Kafka 1.4 is now distributed via native packages as well as a parcel

Notable Fixes:


  • KAFKA-2633: Default logging from tools to Stderr.

  • KAFKA-1664: Kafka does not properly parse multiple ZK nodes with non-root chroot.

  • KAFKA-2477: Fix a race condition between log append and fetch that causes OffsetOutOfRangeException.

  • KAFKA-2024: Cleaner can generate unindexable log segments.

  • KAFKA-2118: Cleaner can not clean after shutdown during replaceSegments.

We look forward to you trying it out, using the information below:


As always, we welcome your feedback. Please send your comments and suggestions through our community forums.  

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