Tools for Apache Kafka®
Work with Apache Kafka® directly in Visual Studio Code-based editors. Kafka clusters running version 0.11 or higher are supported.
Planned features, in no particular order:
You might also find useful information in the Online Documentation
or you can read this documentation inside your editor with the command
The Kafka explorer shows configured clusters with their topics, brokers, consumers and configurations.
See Kafka explorer section for more information.
Define simple producers in a .kafka file, using the following format:
See Producing messages section for more information.
Consuming topics can be done by right-clicking on a topic in the Kafka explorer, from the command palette, or from a .kafka file:
See Consuming messages section for more information.
Discover new cluster providers
You can search for extensions contributing cluster providers in the extension gallery, by clicking on the
Those extensions must have the
Tools for Apache Kafka® is built using Github Actions. Here's how to download and install the latest successful build:
This is an open source project open to anyone. Contributions are extremely welcome!
For information on getting started, refer to the CONTRIBUTING instructions.
MIT License. See LICENSE file.
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