Kafka Configuration Options

Specifies Kafka parameters. These parameters affect how BVR connects to Kafka.

This section is OPTIONAL

The header for this section is [kafka]

Table 1. kafka
Name Mandatory Type Default Description
enabled no boolean false This parameter was introduced in version 7.13.0

Enable use of Kafka.
properties_file no string /opt/blueworx/vr/config/kafka/kafka.properties This parameter was introduced in version 7.13.0

Properties file defining Kafka configuration properties used to connect to Kafka broker. This is the absolute file path for the properties file, for example:

properties_file = "/opt/blueworx/vr/config/kafka/kafka.properties"

Note: For more information on configuring Kafka properties see "Configuring Apache Kafka producer properties" in the BVR documentation
events no boolean false This parameter was introduced in version 7.13.0

Enable publishing of Blueworx events to the blueworx.event topic.