[rabbitmq-discuss] Replot messages rates and system performance

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Fri Nov 15 09:38:48 GMT 2013

On 14/11/2013 11:37PM, Michael Klishin wrote:
> 2013/11/15 Zheng, Bangyou <zheng.bangyou at gmail.com
> <mailto:zheng.bangyou at gmail.com>>
>     I can use /api/overview to get the current status. Is there some way
>     to get the historical records like the plots in RabbitMQ management?
>     Or I have to write a script to get the current status at interval 1 min.
> RabbitMQ statistics database does not collect data for extended periods
> of time, you need to
> fetch the data periodically and plot it yourself.

Well, it maintains the overview data for one day by default. That might 
be enough, or it can be extended: 

Zheng, to get historical samples, use msg_rates_age, msg_rates_incr, 
data_rates_age, data_rates_incr, lengths_age and lengths_incr query 
string parameters as documented in the last paragraph of the 
introduction here:


Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, Pivotal

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