Nginx Slowdown on Solaris

Sergey A. Osokin osa at
Thu Apr 28 16:18:58 MSD 2011


On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 08:12:59AM -0400, darckos wrote:
> Hello, 
> I use nginx 0.8.53 on Solaris 10 and I feel like I reach a kind of limit
> but I'm not abble to find it.
> I use Nginx to serve static image and sometimes to get one image I need
> to wait 10 or more seconds.
> nginx is launched with a ulimit -n 65536, and here is my config:
> worker_processes  40;

[skip config]

why are you using such a large number of workers?

Could you show output for the following command:

$ ps ax -o %cpu,vsz,wchan,command | grep "nginx\|PID"

Sergey A. Osokin
osa at

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