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A python interface for the RabbitMQ Admin HTTP API

Project Description


This project is a python wrapper around the RabbitMQ Management HTTP API.


>>> from rabbitmq_admin import AdminAPI
>>> api = AdminAPI(url='', auth=('guest', 'guest'))
>>> api.create_vhost('second_vhost')
>>> api.create_user('second_user', 'password')
>>> api.create_user_permission('second_user', 'second_vhost')
>>> api.list_permission()
[{'configure': '.*',
  'read': '.*',
  'user': 'guest',
  'vhost': '/',
  'write': '.*'},
 {'configure': '.*',
  'read': '.*',
  'user': 'second_user',
  'vhost': 'second_vhost',
  'write': '.*'}]

Unsupported Management API endpoints

This is a list of unsupported API endpoints. Please do not make issues for these, but pull requests implementing them are welcome.

  • /api/exchanges/vhost/name/bindings/source [GET]
  • /api/exchanges/vhost/name/bindings/destination [GET]
  • /api/exchanges/vhost/name/publish [POST]
  • /api/queues/vhost/name/bindings [GET]
  • /api/queues/vhost/name/contents [DELETE]
  • /api/queues/vhost/name/actions [POST]
  • /api/queues/vhost/name/get [POST]
  • /api/bindings/vhost/e/exchange/q/queue [GET, POST]
  • /api/bindings/vhost/e/exchange/q/queue/props [GET, DELETE]
  • /api/bindings/vhost/e/source/e/destination [GET, POST]
  • /api/bindings/vhost/e/source/e/destination/props [GET, DELETE]
  • /api/parameters [GET]
  • /api/parameters/component [GET]
  • /api/parameters/component/vhost [GET]
  • /api/parameters/component/vhost/name [GET, PUT, DELETE]


To install the latest release, type:

pip install rabbitmq-admin

To install the latest code directly from source, type:

pip install git+git://


Full documentation is available at


MIT License (see LICENSE)

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