Rabbit Facts

Andy Wilson wrote “Apropos of RabbitMQ In Native American Ojibwe mythology, Nanabozho, or Great Rabbit, is an important deity related to the creation of the world The term kit or kitten has been used to refer to a young rabbit. A group of young rabbits is referred to as a kindle Varron (116 to 27 BC) suggested that…”

Using AMQP to do cron-like scheduling

Tony Garnock-Jones wrote “Barry Pederson‘s excellent py-amqplib Python AMQP client comes with a very cute little demo, demonstrating how easy it is to do sophisticated cron-like things with AMQP and RabbitMQ. As Barry writes in the example, the trick is to “[fire] off simple messages at one-minute intervals to a topic exchange named ‘clock’, with the topic of…”

How to run RabbitMQ’s experimental STOMP adapter

Tony Garnock-Jones wrote “The code for the experimental STOMP adapter for RabbitMQ is distributed separately from the main server, at the moment. This post walks through the steps needed to try the adapter out, running it against a recent snapshot release of RabbitMQ. The perl Net::Stomp STOMP client is used to demonstrate the adapter in action, subscribing to a queue and sending a couple of messages to it.”

New .NET/C# client library for RabbitMQ

Tony Garnock-Jones wrote “We’ve just finished and released our .NET/C# client library for AMQP. We developed it on Mono, and made sure it ran on the Microsoft .NET stacks as well – versions 1.1 and 2.0. There’s also a WCF binding, for exposing WCF-based services over AMQP. (The WCF binding only compiles and runs on the Microsoft CLR…”