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Wildcard in Ranger Kafka Policies

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Hello,

I'm trying to create some ACL rules in Ranger for Kafka topics.

Since the user wants to access several topics that start with the same name, i tried to add the topic_name* in the topic field, but it doesn't work. Only if i put the topic full name. 

I tried to look in the documentation and it seems that Ranger accepts wildcards, but i couldn't find any example. Can some advise on this?

Thank you

Paula

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Contributor

There was an issue one of the Kafka brokers that was keeping some topics from being read. The wildcards are woking fine in Ranger.

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