I recently took-up the Python gauntlet and, as a PHP developer for more than 10-years, am a little less-than-impressed with some of the aspects of Python, particularly it's package management. Let's trundle off the sacred-cow named "pip" to the barbecue, shall we?
A demonstration on how to write a persistent PHP consumer for RabbitMQ RPC queues. This tutorial assumes you already are familiar with connecting to RabbitMQ. The demonstration focuses on making the PHP consumer persistent through mitigation of PHP's inherent memory leaks through a managed parent-child fork() model allowing your consumer applications to run indefinitely.