[rabbitmq-discuss] Queue inspector.

Ben Hood 0x6e6562 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 8 00:08:55 GMT 2007

>> Now you may wonder why we would want this.  We have two types of
>> messages: 1) messages that need to be sent to a particular client and
>> 2) messages that can be sent to any one client.  In this second case,
>> we typically want to send the message to the least loaded client.   
>> Our
>> messages are packets of work that the clients (they are workers)
>> perform.  We use the shared queue to perform dynamical load balancing
>> for work that can be performed by any qualified worker.  But that  
>> work
>> still has to go through the private queues to preserve ordering.
>> Does this make a bit more sense?
> Do your clients do anything contextually specific to the producer or  
> is it just that the work needs to get load balanced dynamically  
> according to the resources available to any given consumer?
> Ben

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