[rabbitmq-discuss] rabbitmq-server process consumes 100% of 1 CPU (rabbitmq 2.8.4 on Erlang R14B04)

Emile Joubert emile at rabbitmq.com
Mon Jul 16 10:14:59 BST 2012

Hi Ceri,

On 12/07/12 13:28, Simon MacMullen wrote:
> On 12/07/12 13:07, Ceri Storey wrote:
>> On this hunch, I've bumped our file descriptor limit on one machine to
>> 8192 from 1024 files, and it does indeed that the resource usage does
>> drop dramatically once the instance has started up. So, I think that
>> brings us to a work around for one case, if not an explanation of the
>> underlying behaviour.
> Hi Ceri. Thanks for this additional information. Just to update you, 
> I've just managed to replicate this and am now poking at it. Thanks again.

A fix for this problem has reached the default branch of the source
repository. This fix will be included in the next release, or you can
build the broker from source as described here:



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