This is probably better posted on the flume dev or users list ( and I suspect you'll get a
better response there (or even the Cloudera community forums as there is
likely some Kite SDK experience there)

I think what you are saying is that you have a morphline (using Flume
Morphline interceptor) that parses JSON events, but that you can't
guarantee your input data will match your morphline extraction, so you are
getting some unhandled exception during processing, and this seems to be
failing the batch, which means the offsets won't get committed.

If you could post to the flume lists and include any stack traces, along
with your Flume configuration, I'm sure that would be helpful. I don't have
a ton of experience using morphlines but I'm happy to take a look.

In the meantime, you might check out this link, as I suspect it wold be



On Mon, Sep 19, 2016 at 4:52 AM, Baris Akgun (Garanti Teknoloji) <> wrote:

> Hi,
> We are using flume with kafka source. Flume gets json messages from kafka
> topic with given morphline file. If any message that has not well formed
> with morphline file json structure is added to kafka topic, flume
> (consumer) always tries to consume that wrong message. When we looked the
> kafka topic offset, we noticed that flume can not update offset value if
> any not well formed message comes. Is there any paremeter to pass wrong
> message and update the kafka offset in flume confugration file?
> Thanks.
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