Configure srm-control for unsecured environments using environment variables

Prior to using the srm-control tool, you must configure the properties required for your security setup. You can complete this task by setting environment variables.

To use the srm-control tool in unsecured environments, you need to set the security protocol to PLAINTEXT. Complete the following steps to configure the security protocol using environment variables.

  1. Log in to the Streams Replication Manager driver host.
  2. Set the security_protocol environment variable to PLAINTEXT.
    export security_protocol=PLAINTEXT

The srm-control tool is configured.

Use the srm-control tool to manage topic and consumer group replication.