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@michaelklishin michaelklishin released this 17 Mar 12:33

RabbitMQ 3.6.8

RabbitMQ 3.6.8 is a maintenance release that restores Erlang/OTP R16B03 and 17.x compatibility
that was unintentionally affected in 3.6.7 by producing that release on a significantly newer Erlang/OTP version.

Upgrades and Compatibility

See the "Upgrading clusters" section of the documentation for general documentation on upgrades.

This release has no incompatibilities with 3.6.7. See 3.6.7 release notes upgrade and compatibility nodes if upgrading from an earlier release.


Bug Fixes

Management Plugin

Bug Fixes

  • Certain user permission violations were resulting in a 500 response and scary log entries.

    GitHub issue: rabbitmq-management#360

Management Agent Plugin

Bug Fixes

  • Single atom proplist values no longer break JSON serialisation for endpoints such as GET /api/overview.

    GitHub issue: rabbitmq-management-agent#34

Web STOMP Plugin

Bug Fixes

  • Web STOMP now accepts the same TCP listener options as core RabbitMQ and other plugins.

    GitHub issue: rabbitmq-web-stomp#69


To upgrade a non-clustered RabbitMQ simply install the new version. All configuration and persistent message data are retained. When upgrading using definitions export/import from versions earlier than 3.6.0, see

To upgrade a RabbitMQ cluster, follow the instructions in RabbitMQ documentation.

Source code archives

Warning: The source code archive provided by GitHub only contains the source of the broker,
not the plugins or the client libraries. Please download the archive named rabbitmq-3.6.8.tar.gz.