[rabbitmq-discuss] Clustering Question

Matthias Radestock matthias at lshift.net
Mon Jun 8 20:11:00 BST 2009

Keith, Jason,

Keith Irwin wrote:
> On Jun 5, 2009, at 9:11 AM, Jason J. W. Williams wrote:
>> when you restart the node the queue data won't auto replay into the 
>> cluster.  You'll have to do that manually.
> Are you saying that if an instance of RabbitMQ does down and is brought 
> back up, its persistent messages won't be delivered when a consumer 
> re-attaches?  (I'm not sure what you mean by "manually".)
> If that's the case, that seems quite broken and not fault-tolerant at all.
> Surely, I'm misunderstanding.....

Persisted messages *do* get re-queued automatically on the appropriate 
durable queues when a node restarts.

Jason, did that not work for you? If so, a test case would be appreciated.



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