excessive RAM consumption - memory leak

Igor Sysoev is at rambler-co.ru
Thu Feb 21 00:41:20 MSK 2008

On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 08:36:31AM +1100, Dave Cheney wrote:

> You should probably use the defaults for a server that only serves  
> static images. If they client can't talk to you fast enough to send a  
> small GET request, they probably won't be able to receive the response  
> in a timely manner. Best to drop the quickly.

If nginx uses sendfile, it eats kernel memory, but not its own.
So these timeouts should not affect on nginx memory usage.

> On 21/02/2008, at 8:22 AM, Todd HG wrote:
> >I also have configured:
> >
> >   client_header_timeout  3m;
> >   client_body_timeout    3m;
> >   send_timeout           3m;

Igor Sysoev

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