[rabbitmq-discuss] Configuring cluster rabbitMQ on EC2

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Mon Mar 10 16:16:57 GMT 2014

On 10/03/2014 3:40PM, rails wrote:
> My questions :
> 1. What is this port.
> 2. Is it a random port? How do I set it so I can control it?
> 3. Was I missing it in the clustering guide
> <https://www.rabbitmq.com/clustering.html>? It is kinda important. I
> couldnt find any document related to the rabbitmq clustering and this port.

See "Firewalled nodes": https://www.rabbitmq.com/clustering.html#firewall

> 4. I did find some stuff regarding clustering erlang.
> <http://www.erlang.org/faq/how_do_i.html#id55090>and it mentioned
> setting inet_dist_listen_min and inet_dist_listen_max. Is this it?
> 5. I need to set  it using
> application:set_env(kernel, inet_dist_listen_min, 9100).
> application:set_env(kernel, inet_dist_listen_max, 9105).

Yes, that's the same thing as documented above.

> How do I run configure this lines?
> Thanks.

See the link above.

Really this should be easier though :(

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, Pivotal

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