[rabbitmq-discuss] redelivered count

Jason J. W. Williams jasonjwwilliams at gmail.com
Wed Dec 8 00:47:21 GMT 2010

With basic.reject now being implemented, I'd definitely like to see
"dead letter" queues get a priority. Agree they fit well the TTLs.


On Tue, Dec 7, 2010 at 4:40 PM, Matthias Radestock
<matthias at rabbitmq.com> wrote:
> Jason J. W. Williams wrote:
>> I'd like to see the new queue TTLs extended to handle this...specify a
>> message's lifetime by redeliver count instead of/in addition to age. I
>> think the redeliver count would still be useful information for a
>> consumer to know, but it seems to me the broker should be handling the
>> mechanics of expiration.
> Before we add yet more ways for messages to disappear from a queue, we want
> to introduce a means by which they can disappear to somewhere other than the
> ether. i.e. dead-letter exchanges. Which we will probably implement at some
> point.
> Regards,
> Matthias.

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