how to completely disable buffering request body

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Tue Aug 23 17:06:35 UTC 2016


On Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 10:03:01PM +0530, phani prasad wrote:

> Hi all,
> for one of our products we have chosen nginx as our webserver and using
> fastCGI to talk to upstream(application) layer. We have a usecase where in
> the client sends huge payload typically in MB and nginx is quick enough
> reading all the data and buffering it . Whereas our upstream server is
> quite slower in consuming the data.  This resulted in timeout on client
> side since the upstream cant respond with status code until unless it
> finish reading the complete payload. Additional information is, the request
> is chunked.

This mailing list is about nginx development.  Your question 
doesn't look to be related to development and should be more 
appropriate for the nginx general discussion mailing list, see

Maxim Dounin

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