This topic describes how to test a connector by sending a test message to the connector in the Message Queue for Apache Kafka console.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Message Queue for Apache Kafka console.
  2. In the top navigation bar, select the region where your instance is located.
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, click Instances.
  4. On the Instances page, click the name of the instance that you want to manage.
  5. In the left-side navigation pane, click Connector.
  6. On the Connector (Public Preview) page, find the connector that you want to test, and click Test in the Actions column.
  7. On the Topics page, find the data source topic, and click Send Message in the Actions column.
  8. In the Send Message panel, set the parameters used to send a test message.
    1. In the Partitions field, enter 0.
    2. In the Message Key field, enter 1.
    3. In the Message Value field, enter 1.
    4. Click Send.