Nginx and heavy DAV traffic

Janar Kartau janar.kartau at
Sun Jan 11 05:26:20 MSK 2009

Red Hat's GFS.

Janar Kartau

mike wrote:
> GFS as in RedHat's GFS, or GlusterFS?
> On Sat, Jan 10, 2009 at 6:03 PM, Janar Kartau <janar.kartau at> wrote:
>> Heia,
>> I'm planning to use nginx & DAV as a storage backend for 3 webservers
>> (instead of GFS mounted on all webservers). I'm sure nginx can serve
>> static files just fine. What worries me is the DAV module.. can it
>> handle a lot of PUT/DELETE requests? Right now I don't know the rate it
>> will have to handle... But maybe there some general tips/tweaks for this
>> setup? Or should i choose some other HTTPd for this task right away?
>> Btw, CentOS 5.x will be the OS, so i'm open for any Linux tweaks/tips
>> too. :)
>> Janar Kartau

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