[rabbitmq-discuss] rabbitmq-server crashes hard while consuming 31GB of RAM

Matthias Radestock matthias at rabbitmq.com
Wed Dec 21 11:53:58 GMT 2011

On 21/12/11 11:44, Matthias Radestock wrote:
> I was wrong. You have more than 47,000 connections! And the same number
> of channels (unsurprisingly). But you "only" have about 16,000 queues.

Btw, while that explains why there are ~3GB of memory taken up by 
processes, it does not explain why rabbit is "wedged" since it looks 
like the memory limit is 60GB. Could it be that you have run out of file 
descriptors? The limits for that are printed at the start of the rabbit log.


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