upstream keepalive - call for testing
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Tue Aug 2 17:36:29 UTC 2011
On Tue, Aug 02, 2011 at 04:24:45PM +0100, António P. P. Almeida wrote:
> On 1 Ago 2011 17h07 WEST, mdounin at mdounin.ru wrote:
> > Hello!
> > JFYI:
> > Last week I posted patch to nginx-devel@ which adds keepalive
> > support to various backends (as with upstream keepalive module),
> > including fastcgi and http backends (this in turn means nginx now
> > able to talk HTTP/1.1 to backends, in particular it now
> > understands chunked responses). Patch applies to 1.0.5 and 1.1.0.
> > Testing is appreciated.
> > You may find patch and description here:
> > http://mailman.nginx.org/pipermail/nginx-devel/2011-July/001057.html
> > Patch itself may be downloaded here:
> > http://nginx.org/patches/patch-nginx-keepalive-full.txt
> > Upstream keepalive module may be downloaded here:
> > http://mdounin.ru/hg/ngx_http_upstream_keepalive/
> > http://mdounin.ru/files/ngx_http_upstream_keepalive-0.4.tar.gz
> So *either* we use the patch or use the module. Correct?
No, to keep backend connections alive you need module *and* patch.
Patch provides foundation in nginx core for module to work with
fastcgi and http.
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