[rabbitmq-discuss] Security/resource limit questions

Christian Legnitto clegnitto at mozilla.com
Wed Jan 5 17:24:33 GMT 2011

On Jan 5, 2011, at 8:36 AM, Matthias Radestock wrote:

> Emile Joubert wrote:
>> If a long shortstr reaches the broker it will produce a "method_field_shortstr_overflow" exception in the framing layer.
> That cannot happen on the inbound side. short strings are encoded with a 1-byte length prefix, so there is no way for the client to send a long shortstr. And in a standard broker setup it cannot happen on the outbound side either since the broker does not create shortstrs (except for error messages, which get truncated at 255).

Great to know, thanks!

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