memcached module opens one connection per request

Igor Sysoev is at
Sun Feb 24 10:44:33 MSK 2008

On Sun, Feb 24, 2008 at 12:51:27AM +0200, Joshua Sierles wrote:

> While testing out the nginx memcached module, I noticed that it opens  
> a new connection to memcached for each request. Is there a way to make
> nginx reuse a single connection? This makes load testing complicated  
> since the nginx machine quickly runs out of ephemeral ports.

No, nginx does not support persistent connections to backends.

Igor Sysoev

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