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Connect systems via various queuing backends

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Author: Elvio Toccalino
Date: 2019/05/20
Version: 0.7.0

Provides higher level interfaces to work with data producers and consumers. plumb supports three backends: Redis, Amazon SQS and SNS services, and a memory implmentation (designed to be a testing artifact).

The focus is on python 3 and boto3 (for AWS support).


plumb uses the concepts of Source and Sink to abstract the backend. Data is transfered encoded in JSON.

To fetch raw packages use a “Package Source” object, which handles a backend connection and its configuration and exposes a “get()” method. Similarly, a “Package Sink” object exposes a “put(pkg)” method.


The library is provided with unit tests and integration tests for Redis and AWS. To run the unit tests:

python test

or using nose:

nosetests tests/unit

The integration tests can be run using nose:

nosetests tests/integration

Keep in mind that boto3 will fetch your AWS credentials. It currently tries the environment variables AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID and AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY, then tries the ~/.aws directory. For details, see Boto3 Credentials Configuration.

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