ngx_lua now has (basic) subrequest support
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Thu Jun 24 14:23:19 MSD 2010
2010/6/24 Peter Leonov <gojpeg at gmail.com>:
> One more thing. AFAIK, location.capture uses a co-routine to emulate sync
> interface to async subrequest. This is awesome :)
Lua's coroutine is rather light-weight, and luajit's is even lighter ;)
> And what about parallel sub-requests as SSI module does?
It'll be done via the ngx.location.capture_multi interface. It's a TODO ;)
And there will an ngx.subrequest interface that can do subrequests
other than GET ;)
> It gonna be cool to
> see Lua as an SSI mini-language replacement (PHP did you say?).
To be honest, I'm not a big fan of SSI due to its weakness ;)
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