[erlang-questions] Shortnames

Kevin A. Smith <>
Tue Feb 3 03:59:04 CET 2009


And the Erlang client code can use Erlang's built-in distribution to  
communicate with the server, too. We're using the socketed interface  
instead to get better deployment flexibility but the performance is  
still quite good.

--Kevin
On Feb 2, 2009, at 5:59 PM, Zvi wrote:

>
> funny thing, according to [1] I guess, that RabbitMQ itself using  
> built-in
> Erlang distribution!
>
> Zvi
>
> [1] http://www.rabbitmq.com/clustering.html
>
>
>
>
> Kevin A. Smith-2 wrote:
>>
>>
>> On Feb 2, 2009, at 9:32 AM, Lev Walkin wrote:
>>> <snip>
>>>
>>>> Also, I heard that some high profile projects do not use
>>>> distribution at
>>>> all, replacing it with custom RPC mechanism like [1]. Is there are
>>>> any
>>>> reasons beside security for this?
>>>
>>> Beside security, I heard of another reason: not being sure about
>>> performance, scalability and reliability properties of standard
>>> internode communication. In my view, using AMQP should be more  
>>> natural
>>> next step than rolling out custom RPC in such case (if security is  
>>> not
>>> the primary concern of going away from native RPC).
>>
>> A random AMQP comment: I'm using RabbitMQ on a project with demanding
>> performance requirements. After just a few days of use with hardly  
>> any
>> tweaking or optimization we're seeing message rates of 10-12k per
>> second on a developer laptop with Erlang and Java AMQP clients. We
>> expect this rate to increase when we get closer to deploy time after
>> we've optimized our code and have access to server-class machines.
>>
>> --Kevin
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