myid is used to identify your service instance, with its help, it is possible to start more than one Zookeeper service on one computer. If the configuration of myid is wrong, the service can not be started properly.
On Sun, Feb 28, 2010 at 11:39 AM, Avinash Lakshman < avinash.laksh...@gmail.com> wrote: > Why is this important? What breaks down if I have 2 servers with the same > myId? > > Cheers > A > -- With Regards! Ye, Qian