These are rough notes from whatever I was working on, interested in or thinking about at the time. They vary greatly in quality and length, but prove useful to me, and hopefully to you too!
rabbitmq-server’s status with:
$ rabbitmqctl status
Note that it must be run with root else you will get the rabbitmq help printed out with the appended message
Only root or rabbitmq should run rabbitmqctl.
To find out what ports RabbtMQ is using:
$ epmd -names epmd: up and running on port 4369 with data: name rabbit at port 25672
epmd is short for Erlang Port Mapper Daemon.
RabbitMQ management interface runs at port
15672 on the machine running
rabbitmq-server. It can be accessed over
HTTP in the browser, or via a command line tool called
rabbitmqadmin which is just a single file Python script.
The environment that RabbitMQ starts with is read from