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The IBM RedBook instructions didn't help.

I need to give a script a queue manager and a queue/topic name, and have it return the number of messages queued up.

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I'm probably missing something here, as it's been about a year since I dealt with MQ at all and even then it was only peripherally, but wouldn't this command from the doc you linked give you the queue depth for a particular queue?

runmqsc queue_manager_name display ql(queue_name) CURDEPTH
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Turns out I needed to use amqspsd to resolve the name of the queue. After resolving I was able to use runmqsc. –  brianegge Sep 17 '09 at 3:30

This command should work:

echo "display ql(queue_name) curdepth" | runmqsc queue_manager_name
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