I struggled with the Windows setup and chose the Docker route — client setup part is taken care of with a pre-built Docker image — here is the Dockerfile. You can also opt to build your image and update the producer and consumer Dockerfile(s) to reference them
- uses the traditional API for pushing messages to Kafka (channel is another option)
- receives notifications on the (default)
Events(custom channel is another option or you can choose not to get notified)
Consumer — uses (
Events) channel –
Poll()ing is another alternative
Originally published at simplydistributed.wordpress.com on September 14, 2018.