Current state: Discarded
Discussion thread: here
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The console producer takes the
batch-size option but doesn't batch the messages by count. It should be removed/deprecated as it's not applicable for the new producer.
batch-size option will be deprecated from the kafka-console-producer script.
Ask the user to configure the
max-partition-memory-bytes to batch the messages in the console producer.
Compatibility, Deprecation, and Migration Plan