proxy_ignore_client_abort ignored

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Thu Feb 3 20:54:58 MSK 2011


On Thu, Feb 03, 2011 at 03:35:50PM -0200, André Luiz dos Santos wrote:

> Is 'proxy_ignore_client_abort' ignored when either 'proxy_cache' or
> 'proxy_store' is set?
> I have tried setting it to 'on' and 'off', but nginx/0.9.4 continues
> to download large files even after the requesting client has already
> disconnected.
> The documentation at doesn't mention any exceptions to
> when 'proxy_ignore_client_abort' may be used.

Yes, with proxy_store set logic identical to proxy_ignore_client_abort 
is always activated.  With proxy_cache client aborts are ignored 
in most situations as well (unless we know for sure response isn't 
cacheable or not started request to upstream yet).

Maxim Dounin

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