Chapter 18. Configuring Dead Letter Addresses
A dead letter address is defined in the
address-setting element of the
messaging-activemq subsystem configuration. To read the current configuration for a given
address-setting, use the following management CLI command as an example.
dead-letter-address is not specified, messages are removed after trying to deliver
max-delivery-attempts times. By default, messages delivery is attempted 10 times. Setting
-1 allows infinite redelivery attempts. The example management CLI commands below illustrate how to set the
dead-letter-address and the
max-delivery-attempts attributes for a given
For example, a dead letter can be set globally for a set of matching addresses and you can set
-1 for a specific address setting to allow infinite redelivery attempts only for this address. Address wildcards can also be used to configure dead letter settings for a set of addresses.
See Address Settings for details on creating and configuring an