[rabbitmq-discuss] Queues no longer expire in RabbitMq 3.1.0

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Wed May 8 11:32:16 BST 2013

On 07/05/13 12:24, MoonStorm wrote:
> Declaring a queue with "x-expires" set to a valid value has no effect
> after the consumers disconnect. The admin interface reports the queue
> being idle with no consumers present.
> They used to expire in earlier versions. Are there additional
> requirements now to achieve the same behavior?

Damn, you're right. They now only expire if there has been no consumer. 
We'll fix this soon.

Cheers, Simon
Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, Pivotal

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