FastCGI in various servers

Sylvain Rabot sylvain at
Thu Dec 16 01:07:23 MSK 2010

On Wed, 2010-12-15 at 22:00 +0100, Antonio wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a question about fastcgi. If I use 5 web server with fastcgi, 
> with a script that works with session variables, if it balances the 
> request to another different server. How to access the session 
> variables? As will be stored in another /tmp/SESSION_XXX (other machine).
> I can use in nginx fastcgi servers located on another machine, some 
> configuration examples?. Thanks.
> Regards,
> Anthony.
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if you have several front-ends that handle sessions you should either
use a database to handle them or use a nfs mount point accessible by all
the front-ends to store the session files.


Sylvain Rabot <sylvain at>
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