Nginx isn't as fast as i expect

seun.osewa at seun.osewa at
Sun Aug 19 10:21:30 MSD 2007

The OP right.  Nginx is slower for tiny php scripts because it has to
reconnect to the backend for every request.  For larger scripts the
difference in speed is insignificant but nginx uses far less memory
than apache and can serve many more clients simultaneously.

On 8/17/07, Aleksandar Lazic <al-nginx at> wrote:
> On Don 16.08.2007 13:22, somebody nobody wrote:
> >still nothink :(
> >
> >Document Path:          /index.php
> [snipp]
> >Requests per second:    1183.21 [#/sec] (mean)
> Sorry but you test the php-engine not nginx.
> Maybe you should tune the php-settings or server some static generatic
> files.
> Cheers
> Aleks

Seun Osewa [vast Nigerian forum]

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