Retention in Kafka Cluster

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What is the purpose of retention period in Kafka cluster?

Sep 18, 2018 in Apache Kafka by Data_Nerd
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However, retention period retains all the published records within the Kafka cluster. It doesn’t check whether they have been consumed or not. Moreover, the records can be discarded by using a configuration setting for the retention period. And, it results as it can free up some space.

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answered Sep 18, 2018 by kurt_cobain
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