[rabbitmq-discuss] Access Control required for RabbitMQ and Management plugin

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Fri Dec 20 12:33:58 GMT 2013

On 20/12/13 06:43, Saurabh Sharma wrote:
> 1) i want to create a user who can make call to api for aliveness test
> and querying queues.
> i am setting permission like
> rabbitmqctl set_permissions -p / monitor "^(.\.aliveness-test.*)$"
> "^(.\.aliveness-test.*)$" ".*"
> but still getting the error that
> "error":"not_authorised","reason":"ACCESS_REFUSED - access to queue
> 'aliveness-test' in vhost '/' refused for user 'monitor'"

Those brackets and dots are not needed. Also the aliveness-test 
publishes to the queue via the default exchange, so you need to define 
permissions for that. So:

$ rabbitmqctl set_permissions -p / monitor "^aliveness-test$" 
"^amq.default$" ".*"

should work.

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, Pivotal

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