Installing MapR Streams C Client

As of MapR 5.2.1, you can install the MapR Streams C Client on Linux and Mac operating systems.

For instructions on setting up the MEP repository, see Step 8: Install Ecosystem Components Manually
Execute the following commands as root or using sudo.
Install the mapr-librdkafka package on nodes where you want to run or build applications:
  • On Ubuntu:
    apt-get install mapr-librdkafka
  • On RedHat/CentOS:
    yum install mapr-librdkafka
  • On SUSE:
    zypper install mapr-librdkafka
  • On Mac OS:
    1. Download the following TAR file: http://package.mapr.com/releases/MEP/MEP-3.0/mac/mapr-librdkafka-0.9.1-mac*.tar.gz
    2. Extract the TAR file under /opt/mapr:
      tar -C /opt/mapr/ -zxf <librdkafka_tarFile_location>
The mapr-librdkafka package pulls in the mapr-client as a dependency if the node does not have the mapr-client or mapr-core package installed.
Before you start using the MapR Streams C Client, you must complete some additional steps. Configuring the MapR Streams C Client.