Proxy pass, upstream and http/1.0
cliff at develix.com
Thu Jul 30 05:57:32 MSD 2009
On Thu, 2009-07-30 at 01:00 +0200, Olivier B. wrote:
> I suppose chunk encoding may be a good reason, no ?
I wasn't fishing for a good reason. I was asking why the OP needed it.
That is, I was looking to help solve his problem rather than get into a
debate over HTTP/1.0 vs HTTP/1.1
> Cliff Wells a écrit :
> > On Wed, 2009-07-29 at 17:50 -0400, komone wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> It is correct that Nginx can/will only establish a 1.0 connection to
> >> an upstream application server?
> > Yes.
> >> I can't see a way to make the proxy-pass honor 1.1 protocol. Am I
> >> looking in the wrong place in the docs or am I missing something
> >> fundamental? Is the use of proxy-pass and upstream the wrong approach
> >> to front-ending a web app server?
> > Is there a reason you need HTTP/1.1 to the backend? Most web apps
> > should work with either.
> > Cliff
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