Initial code-base of stream events to Kafka topic

Publish Gerrit stream events to a Kafka topic called 'gerrit'.

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README.md

Kafka: Gerrit event producer for Apache Kafka

Synopsis

This plugins allows to define a distributed stream of events published by Gerrit.

Events can be anything, from the traditional stream events to the Gerrit metrics.

This plugin requires Gerrit 2.13 or laster.

Environments

  • linux
  • java-1.8
  • Buck

Build

Clone or link this plugin to the plugins directory of Gerrit's source tree, and issue the command:

buck build plugins/kafka

The output is created in

buck-out/gen/plugins/kafka/kafka.jar

Minimum Configuration

Assuming a running Kafka broker on the same Gerrit host, add the following settings to gerrit.config:

  [plugin "kafka"]
    server = localhost:9092
    topic = gerrit-events