Windows: Install vFabric RabbitMQ Client Libraries

vFabric RabbitMQ provides client libraries for Java and .NET languages such as C# for Windows platforms.

The Java client library allows Java code to interface to AMQP servers, such as vFabric RabbitMQ server. The library is platform neutral.

The RabbitMQ .NET client is an implementation of an AMQP client library for C# and other .NET languages. It is also a binding that exposes AMQP services via Microsoft's Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).

The vFabric RabbitMQ .NET client libraries include compilations for the following versions of .NET: 2.0 and 3.0.

Prerequisites

Procedure

  1. Download the vFabric RabbitMQ client library *.exe installer from the VMware Download Web page and save it to your Windows computer. You can download Java or .NET libraries.

  2. Launch the Windows installer.

    The installer guides you through the installation process. It is recommended that you accept the default installation options.

    The installer program displays whether the installation was successful.

    By default, the client libraries are installed in the following directories, although these might differ in your environment if you did not take the default values during installation:

    • .NET: C:\Program Files\RabbitMQ Clients\dotnet-client-version

    • Java: C:\Program Files\RabbitMQ Clients\java-client-version

    On 64-bit computers, the top-level directory is C:\Program Files (x86).

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