Many of the Qpid components advertise "product" and "version"
connection properties containing strings with the appropriate details.
Those [Symbol] keys were chosen because they happened to be names
specified in the older AMQP 0-x specs, and so matched what some of the
components were already using.
On 5 April 2016 at 18:02, Garlapati Sreeram Kumar <sreer...@live.com> wrote:
> Hello Folks!
> In our (Microsoft Azure EventHubs) java library, we are looking for a way to
> identify which AmqpClient did the call originate from.
> We want to use this information to:
> 1) Identify client stack while troubleshooting Service issues - for ex: a bug
> in implementation of AmqpProtocol stack
> 2) collect telemetry on how many different clients are talking to our service
> (which will open-up data insights in future, for ex: investing our efforts on
> the right client echo system etc.,)
> To achieve this - we are planning to introduce a Property (on AmqpConnection
> - [AMQP-CONNPROP]) to identify UserAgent.
> - We chose “Connection properties” – as this would be one-time per connection
> and will not add extra overhead per message.
> I believe this would be a common requirement to all Amqp implementations. Are
> you folks aware of any proposal to add a standard property to Amqp Protocol
> Specification (or) is there already one that you folks use for this purpose –
> in any of the Clients – which we can re-use and collectively propose to the
> protocol spec.
> Thanks a lot for the Wonderful collaboration!