The technical documentation of the microservice kafka-init, which is called before certain message consumers are allowed to access some topics.

Environment variables

The following environment variables are used by kafka-init

Variable nameDescriptionTypePossible valuesExample value
KAFKA_TOPICSA semicolon separated list of topics to createstringallia.factoryinsight.testlocation.testmachine.count;ia.raw
KAFKA_BOOTSTRAP_SERVERURL of the kafka broker, port is requiredstringvalid URLskafka:9092
KAFKA_SSL_KEY_PASSWORDKey password to decode the SSL private keystringanychangeme