Maximum number of backends to try

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Mon Mar 29 21:01:05 MSD 2010


On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 02:39:38PM +0100, Avleen Vig wrote:

> I thought I saw a setting, which told nginx how many backend servers
> to try before giving up.
> I have an upstream with 10+ servers, and I only want to try queries on
> two or three servers before giving up.
> Anyone remember how to do this? Or am I going mad?

There is unofficial patch for this, something like 
upstream_count_limit in google will help.

Maxim Dounin

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