activemq-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "James Strachan" <james.strac...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: chatting with the Broker over Jabber / XMPP
Date Thu, 16 Nov 2006 16:10:41 GMT
Here's some more documentation together with a little  picture of the
Command Agent in action using a Jabber client...

http://activemq.org/site/command-agent.html

On 11/15/06, James Strachan <james.strachan@gmail.com> wrote:
> I've added a <commandAgent/> to the broker's activemq.xml which allows
> you to communicate with a broker over a JMS topic (ActiveMQ.Agent) to
> send management commands using a simple text based system.
>
> Its currently reusing the commands in the activemq-console module.
> (Incidentally I added a SimpleConsole so you can boot up a simple
> interactive shell in your IDE easily and communicate with a remote
> broker to try out the commands). So you can type commands like 'help',
> 'list', 'browse' etc.
>
> This allows folks to send messages on this topic and if the JMSReplyTo
> is specified, a message is returned with the results.
>
> I've patched the xmpp transport so that you can now use a jabber
> client to talk to the broker :). Just join the room ActiveMQ.Agent and
> chat away!
>
> To get XMPP to work nicely I create a temporary queue and subscription
> to that queue which can then be used for any inbound messages. It
> might be nice to do this for Stomp too - though I guess a stomp client
> could create a temporary topic & subscribe to it itself.
>
> Though it would be kinda nice to not have to do that.
>
> e.g. in Stomp we could do...
>
> SEND
> destination:/topic/ActiveMQ.Agent
>
> help
> ^@
>
> and immediately get the list of commands.
>
> --
>
> James
> -------
> http://radio.weblogs.com/0112098/
>


-- 

James
-------
http://radio.weblogs.com/0112098/

Mime
View raw message