Introducing Racecar

Daniel Schierbeck
Jul 17, 2017 · 2 min read

A simple framework for writing Kafka consumers in Ruby


gem "racecar"
$ rails generate racecar:consumer hello
$ racecar HelloConsumer
$ racecarctl produce --value "hello!" --topic some-topic


Racecar goes wroom!!

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Thanks to Jason Smale and Prakriti Mateti.

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