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A python package that provides functionality to interface with the Confluent Schema Registtry

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version number: 0.0.6 author: Matthijs van der Kroon


A python package that provides:

  • A basic Confluent Schema Registry client
  • Confluent compatible Avro encoding and decoding
  • High level KafkaConsumer that decodes Avro messages on the fly

WARNING: python2.7 not supported

Installation / Usage

To install use pip:

pip install primed_avro

Or clone the repo:

git clone
python install

Example Confluent Schema Registry client

from primed_avro.registry import ConfluentSchemaRegistryClient

csr = ConfluentSchemaRegistryClient(url="your_registry_url")
schemaMeta = csr.get_schema(subject=topic)

Example Avro en/decoding

from primed_avro.encoder import Encoder
from primed_avro.decoder import Decoder

encoder = Encoder(schema=schemaMeta.schema).get()
bytesvalue = encoder.encode(, record)

decoder = Decoder(schema=schemaMeta.schema).get()
record = decoder.decode(bytesvalue)

Example High level KafkaAvroConsumer

from primed_avro.consumer import AvroConsumer

c = AvroConsumer(

for msg in c.consume():
    print(type(msg), msg)



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