Purging private message queues

I’ve monitored an application that relied on both public and private message queues. All is wonderful¬†until it’s not. Something happened, the database started wigging out and local message queues on our application servers grew out of control. We found the problem, fixed it and all is good to go, but we still have a bunch of crap queued up…in my scenario, they were logging queues which if left alone would flush themselves out eventually in the meantime our logging server would get the pounding of its life.
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