RabbitMQ Consumer Client
This utility tool is used to read messages from a RabbitMQ broker sent by the RabbitMQ Filter and forward these messages into an SQL database as queries.
Command Line Arguments
The RabbitMQ Consumer Client only has one command line argument.
|-c||Path to the folder containing the configuration file|
To install the RabbitMQ Consumer Client you ca either use the provided packages or you can compile it from source code. The source code is included as a part of the MariaDB MaxScale source code and can be found in the
Building from source
This program requires the librabbitmq and libmysqlclient libraries.
- [librabbitmq-c] (https://github.com/alanxz/rabbitmq-c)
- MariaDB Client Library for C 2.0 Series
Building with CMake:
Variables to pass for CMake:
Path to headers -DCMAKE_INCLUDE_PATH=
Separate multiple folders with colons, for example:
After running CMake run
make to build the binaries and
make package to build RPMs.
To build without CMake, use the provided makefile and update the include and library directories 'in buildvars.inc'
The consumer client requires that the
consumer.cnf configuration file is either be present in the
etc folder of the installation directory or in the folder specified by the
The source broker, the destination database and the message log file can be configured into the separate
|hostname||Hostname of the RabbitMQ server|
|port||Port of the RabbitMQ server|
|vhost||Virtual host location of the RabbitMQ server|
|user||Username for the RabbitMQ server|
|passwd||Password for the RabbitMQ server|
|queue||Queue to consume from|
|dbserver||Hostname of the SQL server|
|dbport||Port of the SQL server|
|dbname||Name of the SQL database to use|
|logfile||Message log filename|