reverse proxy and too many temp files

Splitice mat999 at
Thu Oct 28 19:32:13 MSD 2010

A large number off buffers would help 250 10mb  although that's a huge amount of memory so im not so sure!

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On 28/10/2010, at 10:44 PM, "roadfox" <nginx-forum at> wrote:

> Thanks all for your replies!
> So we go out and buy some more disks. I forgot to mention but the temp
> file folder grows to more than 60GB.
> And it must be fast disks as I/O is huge.
> Will increasing proxy_buffers help in our case to reduce disk i/o?
> - during cache population
> - if cache is populatet
> And i was wrong above, average file size served is 140MB, largest around
> 2GB.
> regards
> Andi
> Posted at Nginx Forum:,145097,145291#msg-145291
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