[rabbitmq-discuss] Priorities support in RabbitMQ

majek04 majek04 at gmail.com
Mon Aug 31 14:09:50 BST 2009

On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 13:34, Michal Chruszcz<mchruszcz at gmail.com> wrote:
> Think so? I've been looking for *something* that could enable me to
> control order of message processing. Say I have distributed
> asynchronous data processing service, which uses RabbitMQ for queueing
> tasks, and would like to prioritize them depending on  data volume
> (tiny packages are processed first). Priorities seemed to be perfect
> solution, but unfortunately later I realized it's not supported yet.

Some people just create many queues, one for each priority.
Than they poll queues in proper order, so that the higher priority
queue is always served before low priority one.
Will that work for you?

Marek Majkowski

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