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From "James Strachan" <james.strac...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Loadbalancing MessageProducer
Date Mon, 27 Oct 2008 16:40:33 GMT
2008/10/27 SarcasmMonster <paradoxical.reasoning@gmail.com>:
> Is it possible to have a MessageProducer that automagically rotates between
> destinations? This way it would be easy to load balance.

Just out of interest - why would you want to do that? A queue is a
reliable load balancer anyway - why would you want to load balance
across multiple destinations?


> And when the broker
> is down, it won't rotate to that broker?
>
> I thought the failover protocol fits the bill but it doesn't rotate until
> the connection is down (even though the page says "The failover transport
> uses random by default which lets you to load balance clients over a number
> of brokers.")

Not currently, buts its a pending issue
http://issues.apache.org/activemq/browse/AMQ-816

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