[rabbitmq-discuss] rabbitmqctl list_queues explanation needed

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Tue Mar 8 10:17:08 GMT 2011

On 08/03/11 09:56, Emile Joubert wrote:
> Rabbit has the ability to hibernate inactive queue processes, which will
> save some memory. Frequently checking the queue status using
> "rabbitmqctl list_queues"


> or use of the management & monitoring plugin
> could prevent that from happening.


The management plugin will not stop processes from hibernating. Frequent 
use of rabbitmqctl list_* will.

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
Staff Engineer, RabbitMQ
SpringSource, a division of VMware

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