[rabbitmq-discuss] some basic management questions

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Fri May 25 10:29:09 BST 2012

On 24/05/12 21:31, Mark Seger wrote:
> Anyhow I finally figured out how to get into the web interface and am
> currently looking at a display that shows:
> Ready: 6 Unacknowledged: 29 Total: 35 and 4 msgs delivered/sec and 4
> acknowledged per sec.  So far so good.
> Now I want to try to display those same values using the cli,
> rabbitmqadmin and try as I may, I can't get anything remotely that looks
> like those numbers.  I tried all the list commands and in fact most,
> other than users, nodes and bindings produced any real output other than
> 'connections' and 'channels' which both listed a ton of output.  Am I
> doing something wrong?

That's the "overview", see rabbitmqadmin show overview, or GET 
/api/overview. See the full HTTP API documentation at:


Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, VMware

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