[rabbitmq-discuss] RabbitMQ 1.6.0 Memory Usage
matthias at lshift.net
Fri Sep 25 20:17:26 BST 2009
Suhail Doshi wrote:
> Is there a way to place a memory restriction on rabbitmq? I am getting a
> bit tired of it locking up all the available memory when there are a
> significant amount of items in the queue since it won't write them to disk
RabbitMQ stores all messages in memory. Messages that are marked
'persistent' are stored on disk *as well* as in memory.
That will change when the new persister gets released, at which point
you should indeed be able to restrict RabbitMQ's memory usage.
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