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From schow <>
Subject Re: Expired messages are not being removed from queues
Date Fri, 05 Nov 2010 23:55:30 GMT

Elliot Barlas wrote:
> Hey Michael, it turns out that the activemq broker actually does not
> proactively purge expired messages from queues.  The broker will not send
> expired messages to consumers, but if there are no consumers consuming
> from the queue, expired messages just sit.  

FYI we discovered this issue as well and filed a ticket:

No fix has yet been provided.  We worked around the problem by increasing
the window for expired messages as described in the AMQ-2552 comments.

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