Feature request: Run a script when upstream detected down/up
cliff at develix.com
Mon Apr 28 21:21:16 MSD 2008
On Mon, 2008-04-28 at 08:44 -0700, Rt Ibmer wrote:
> I am using Amazon EC2 with nginx primarily for load balancing and
> proxying requests using proxy_pass. In this EC2 environment upstream
> servers can fail without warning.
> It would be a fantastic edition to nginx to have it run a backend
> shell script when it detects that it needs to skip over an upstream
> server because it is not responding in accordance with
This sounds like a job for a heartbeat monitor, not a web server. What
happens if you decide to restart the backend process on one of your
upstream servers? Would you still want your script run?
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