Kafka Connect 4.1.0-1808 Release Notes

The notes below relate specifically to the MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop.

These release notes contain only MapR-specific information and are not necessarily cumulative in nature. For information about how to use the release notes, see Ecosystem Component Release Notes.

Version 4.1.0
Release Date September 2018
MapR Version Interoperability See EEP Components and OS Support
Source on GitHub n/a
GitHub Release Tag 4.1.0-mapr-1808
Maven Artifacts


Package Names

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New in This Release

  • Support for SSL encryption, impersonation and PAM authentication.
  • Support for security by default.
  • Multiple issues were fixed.


This MapR release includes the following fixes on the base release:

GitHub Commit Number Date (YYYY-MM-DD) MapR Fix Number and Description
87cb472 May 14, 2018

KAFKA-100 Adds PAM support for Kafka Connect REST

4afd64a May 23, 2018 KAFKA-99 Add impersonation support to Kafka Connect
1c817f0 June 8, 2018 KAFKA-114 Implement Secure by default for Kafka Connect

Known Issues and Limitations

  • None

Resolved Issues

  • None