Kafka Connect 2.0.1-1703 (MEP 3.x) Release Notes

Release notes for the Kafka Connect for MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka component included in the MapR Converged Data Platform.

Version 2.0.1
Release Date April 2017
MapR Version Compatibility See MEP Components and OS Support
Package Names See Package Names for MapR Ecosystem Packs (MEPs)

New in This Release

This release of Kafka Connect includes updates to the HDFS Connector. The JDBC Connector was not updated.

Patches

MapR Patch Description
MAPR-26184 Removed close of topic partition writers in DataWriter close.
MAPR-26606 Kafka Connect HDFS is now built with Hive 2.1.1.

Known Issues and Limitations

Distributed mode is only supported on MapR 5.2.1 and above.