Kafka REST 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 https://github.com/mapr/kafka-rest
GitHub Release Tag 4.1.0-mapr-1808
Maven Artifacts


Package Names

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New in This Release

  • Remove certificate generation, kafka should use certs from the {MAPR_HOME}/conf/ directory.
  • Remove key/keystore passwords and keystore values from config file.


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

GitHub Commit Number Date (YYYY-MM-DD) MapR Fix Number and Description
7b8f23883651b9a6c341a1a4c8f120cc322013d8 July 11, 2018 KAFKA-138 Kafka should not generate certificates and keys for ssl to "${KAFKA_HOME}/conf" folder
7b8f23883651b9a6c341a1a4c8f120cc322013d8 July 11, 2018 KAFKA-143 SSL properties should be taken directly from ssl-client.xml

Known Issues and Limitations

  • None

Resolved Issues

  • None