Kafka REST 2.0.1-1710 Release Notes

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

Version 2.0.1
Release Date November 2017
MapR Version Interoperability See MEP Components and OS Support
Source on GitHub https://github.com/mapr/kafka-rest
GitHub Release Tag 2.0.1-mapr-1710
Maven Artifacts


Package Names

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

New in This Release

Kafka REST 2.0.1-1710 introduces the following enhancements or MapR platform-specific behavior changes:

  • 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
<commit_tag> <yyyy-mm-dd> <description_of_fix>
5d6d2cd Sep 27, 2017 KAFKA-26 Enable impersonation for Kafka REST by default
735ca38 Sep 21, 2017 KAFKA-23 Configure.sh should remove not_configured_yet
c45d729 Sep 15, 2017 KAFKA-5 Adds impersonation to Kafka REST
d7a960b Sep 6, 2017 KAFKA-1 Removes restart kafka-rest from configure.sh
aad565d Aug 30, 2017 KAFKA-1 Add configure.sh script
8959902 Aug 21, 2017 MAPR-28814 Kafka-rest doesn't work in hybrid mode on MapR sasl
4fd710d Aug 14, 2017 MAPR-28771 Fixed Kafka REST java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/mapr/fs/MapRFileSystem on 6.0 core

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

Known Issues and Limitations

  • None

Resolved Issues

  • None