The tag was created lately. Since the project adopted the short name of EMQ a tag might be prudent (synonymized to each other).

EMQ(Erlang MQTT Broker) is a distributed, massively scalable, highly extensible MQTT message broker written in Erlang/OTP.


Adopt a shortened project name since 2.0 release: EMQ

Source: http://emqtt.io/docs/v2/index.html

  • Might be worth mentioning: the current tag is [emqttd].
    – Aurora0001
    Commented Jan 13, 2017 at 21:17
  • @Aurora0001 right, edited it.
    – Ghanima Mod
    Commented Jan 13, 2017 at 21:20

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I propose we just burninate and change all the uses of that tag to . When asking a question, new users will find popping up as they type 'emq', and the tag excerpt can be edited to something like this:

For questions related to the Erlang MQTT Broker (formerly emqttd), its operation and the behaviour of the broker/clients.

Ghanima has now retagged all the questions under , so the tag has been destroyed under the nightly maintenance. In other words, this proposal is .

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