[rabbitmq-discuss] Reconnection strategies in Pika
majek04 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 14:45:26 BST 2011
2011/7/22 Alex Grönholm <alex.gronholm at nextday.fi>:
> I never quite grasped what these are for. Their use is not documented, and
> they seem to have no effect on connections. When a connection dies, pika
> dies too regardless of whether I have a connection strategy in place or not.
> Could someone clarify this?
I suspect, the idea was to support automatic reconnections. But this
is quite hard in AMQP world (that's a polite way of saying "impossible").
I wouldn't be surprised to hear that that feature was never finished.
That's my guess, I haven't looked at the code.
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