[rabbitmq-discuss] How to keep-alive a purely receiving connection?
matthias at rabbitmq.com
Sat Jul 20 00:07:34 BST 2013
On 19/07/13 22:00, Kapil Goyal wrote:
> We are using two connections, one for sending data and one for
> receiving. We also want to utilize heartbeat functionality to keep the
> connections alive.
You do realise that most client libraries will do that for you, right?
> I understand that client must send some data (within heartbeat interval)
> to RabbitMQ even on the receiving connection to keep it alive.
> Question is, if RabbitMQ starts blocking publishing connections during
> flow-control, would it also block this receiving connection on a
No. Heartbeats are not publishes. A publishing connection is one over
which content-bearing AMQP methods are received, of which there is just
one defined in the spec, namely basic.publish.
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