Kafka REST 4.0.0-1803 Release Notes

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

Version 4.0.0
Release Date March 2018
MapR Version Interoperability See EEP Components and OS Support
Source on GitHub https://github.com/mapr/kafka-rest
GitHub Release Tag 4.0.0-mapr-1803
Maven Artifacts


Package Names

Navigate to https://package.ezmeral.hpe.com/releases/MEP/ and select your EEP and OS to view the list of package names

New in This Release

Added support for Kafka API v2

  • Impersonation
  • PAM authentication
  • You can use configure.sh to configure this component


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

GitHub Commit Number Date (YYYY-MM-DD) MapR Fix Number and Description
1eca085 Feb 5, 2018

KAFKA-60 Does not consume messages from one partition of the topic

08519b3 Feb 5, 2018

KAFKA-68 Added impersonation for requests to APIv2

be88ae4 Feb 5, 2018

KAFKA-85 Fixed delay 5 seconds for "/topics"; request

For complete details, refer to the commit log for this project in GitHub.

Known Issues and Limitations

  • None

Resolved Issues

  • None