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Placing props.conf in monitoring app

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Hi,

We always place props.conf in parsing app.

Today I saw a config where - props.conf is placed inside monitoring app.

The architecture here is UF --> HF --> Indexer

In all the cases props.conf is placed under parsing app, why only in one case it is placed under monitoring app?

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It depends on the content of props.conf and what you call a "parsing app" compared to a "monitoring app".

Some properties, like EVENT_BREAKER, need to be on a UF so that props.conf file will be in the app deployed there.  Other properties need to be on indexers/HFs or on SHs and so will be in apps deployed in those locations.

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