[rabbitmq-discuss] basic.reject

Jason J. W. Williams jasonjwwilliams at gmail.com
Wed Feb 4 00:46:35 GMT 2009

Hi Ben,

For this particular application, it's alright for it to discard the
message. For other potential uses, being able to reject the message
would be helpful. Thank you for the insight.


On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 4:16 PM, Ben Hood <0x6e6562 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Jason,
> On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 2:01 AM, Jason J. W. Williams
> <jasonjwwilliams at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Btw, the reason we haven't implemented basic.reject yet is the following
>>> part of its specification: "The server MUST NOT deliver the message to the
>>> same client within the context of the current channel." That requires a
>>> whole bunch of extra book keeping and logic.
> I don't think it's particularly difficult to get right, it's just that
> it requires a bit of work, would put extra load on the broker and not
> that many people have asked for it, as yet. This situation may change
> though.
> HTH,
> Ben

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