nginx performance using resolver

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Mon Sep 28 14:24:44 MSD 2009


On Mon, Sep 28, 2009 at 06:05:39AM -0400, midenok wrote:

> Why there is no possibility to use system resolver? Or there is?

For resolving names at configuration stage nginx uses system 
resolver.  It isn't possible to use system resolver during request 
processing though, as system resolvers are usually blocking.

Maxim Dounin

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