68. Consul Retry
If you expect that the consul agent may occasionally be unavailable when your app starts, you can ask it to keep trying after a failure. You need to add
spring-boot-starter-aop to your classpath. The default behaviour is to retry 6 times with an initial backoff interval of 1000ms and an exponential multiplier of 1.1 for subsequent backoffs. You can configure these properties (and others) using
spring.cloud.consul.retry.* configuration properties. This works with both Spring Cloud Consul Config and Discovery registration.
To take full control of the retry add a
RetryOperationsInterceptorwith id "consulRetryInterceptor". Spring Retry has a
RetryInterceptorBuilderthat makes it easy to create one.