Is there any change in consumer offsets if a new partition(s) is added to a Kafka topic?

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Jul 9, 2018 in Apache Kafka by coldcode
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Yes, it stays the same.

An offset is maintained for each partition separately, so your new partition's offset will start from 0 and won't affect other offsets.

For each topic, the Kafka cluster maintains a partitioned log that looks like this:

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answered Jul 9, 2018 by nitinrawat895
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