[rabbitmq-discuss] AMQP & Python Write-Up

Jason J. W. Williams jasonjwwilliams at gmail.com
Wed Jan 14 19:18:35 GMT 2009

Hi Dmitriy,

I called py-amqplib non-threadsafe because the docs say not to share
channels between threads. So I suppose it would be more accurate to
say, the library is threadsafe if you do not share channel objects
between threads.


On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 8:55 AM, Dmitriy Samovskiy
<dmitriy.samovskiy at cohesiveft.com> wrote:
> Jason J. W. Williams wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I've written up a quick start on the basics of AMQP and using it in
>> Python, that is the kind of document I wished I'd been able to find in
>> one place: http://blogs.digitar.com/jjww/2009/01/rabbits-and-warrens/
> "py-amqplib - Non-threadsafe AMQP library"
> Not sure this is true. Did you maybe mean it's an impl that unlike qpid
> client does not use threads?
> I may be wrong - Barry certainly would know.
> Also, for Ruby please feel free to add an excellent library from Aman Gupta:
> http://github.com/tmm1/amqp
> There is a lot of development activity on this one (including many forks on
> github) - while last time I checked qpid ruby lib, I didn't see many commits
> there (this might have changed since last time I checked).
> Loved your post overall - thanks!
> - Dmitriy

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