Nginx isn't as fast as i expect

seun.osewa at seun.osewa at
Thu Aug 16 15:47:04 MSD 2007

To make the benchmark fair, you should either disable sendfile on
apache or switch to an OS that we all understand.  You seem to be
using a concurrency of 200.  How much memory does apache use when you
run the tests?

On 8/16/07, somebody nobody <makdar at> wrote:
> A.  1 worker doesn't make any different when i test it,
> B.   i must set sendfile off because in solaris sendfilev give me some
> errors
> C.   Apache isn't running with Fastcgi and that why i am wondering why nginx
> is slower
> D.   spawn-fcgi -a -s /tmp/fastcgi.socket -u nobody -g nogroup -C
> 250 -f /php/bin/php
> E.   in apache i have 250 php processes too
> F.   I did try a tcp socket and it gave me the same effect

Seun Osewa [vast Nigerian forum]

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