Nginx, static files and local caching

Piotr Sikora piotr.sikora at
Wed Feb 10 20:29:03 MSK 2010

> Shouldn't NFS be caching already?

Should it? It's remote location which can be modified by other systems.

> Given you have free ram available on the
> nginx machine, it should be caching the files in disk cache. Why the
> redundancy?

Well, for one, free local disk space is probably order of magnitude bigger 
than buffer cache.

Best regards,
Piotr Sikora < piotr.sikora at >

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