how nginx handle connection with backend web server?

张立冰 zhang.libing at
Mon Aug 10 06:54:28 MSD 2009

it seems it's not nginx's job.

nginx only forward the request to apache,and then apache process it.

On Mon, Aug 10, 2009 at 10:37 AM, 李学鹏 < at> wrote:

> hi all
>    i have a question that how nginx handle connection with backend web
> server ?
>    for example, i have a nginx server for receiving client request, and
> reverse proxy to backend 2 web server(such as apache server), every apache
> server have 100 child process(prefork module). so, if there are 1000 client
> requests, how nginx map 1000 requests to only 200 apache server process?
> thank you!

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