How optimizing nginx for local large files download.

Roxis roxis at
Sun Jul 13 14:00:40 MSD 2008

On Sunday 13 July 2008, lienkai wrote:
> Hi,
>     I have some dell860 servers.2GB ram,20Gbits network bandwidth.
>     Twenty local large files(50M-2G) on the lighty server.
>     Nginx online-testing,the single server make use of bandwidth
> 400M~550Mbits now. I wish optimizing nginx for bandwidth go up more than
> 1Gbits.
>     no-log,no-proxy,no-fcgi,only offer client soft download and patch
> download. How can do it resolve bandwidth low use?

try to bump worker_processes
disable sendfile and raise output_buffers

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