how nginx handle connection with backend web server?
jdub at bethesignal.org
Mon Aug 10 13:30:04 MSD 2009
<quote who="Xuepeng Li">
> if it's is 1:1 module and nginx establishes HTTP 1.0 only to apache
> server, every time enginx receive a request, it has to proxy the request
> to apache server, what is the advantange make enginx as reverse proxy
> other than make direct connection between browser and apache?
One fantastic example: Serving static files via nginx and dynamic content
with Apache (or any other application server). I wrote about the wonderful
impact of doing this (for a new site in Australia) on my blog:
Check out that memory graph... smaller and more consistent == WIN! :-)
linux.conf.au 2010: Wellington, NZ http://www.lca2010.org.nz/
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