[rabbitmq-discuss] Question about long-lived connections

Emile Joubert emile at rabbitmq.com
Tue Jul 16 09:00:45 BST 2013


On 15/07/13 19:40, Marcos Torres wrote:


> I'm not sure about the underlying connection. Is there a time out I
> need to be aware of?

There is no default broker-imposed time limit.

> Doing some research, I saw something about the RequestedHeartbeat but No
> idea to use that.

This is a connection setting and does to directly contribute to the
sending or receiving of messages. The heartbeat will keep the connection
alive if a network device causes timeouts. If will also help peers to
detect broken connections faster. See

> Also, I know there is the Shovel plug-in but not sure if it fits in this
> scenario

I don't think that is relevant.

> I'm using C# and the .NET client libraries.

I would suggest that you study the tutorial examples and the C♯


If you still have questions afterwards then please ask.


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