Proxy with Multi-Thread Connections?

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Sun Jan 16 07:02:20 MSK 2011


On Sat, Jan 15, 2011 at 10:04:01PM -0500, gsvnet wrote:

> Does nginx have the ability to open multiple threads in a proxy
> situation when connecting to the origin server? For example, say I have
> a site hosted in the US with a large file, say 500MB. 
> A proxy cache is in tokyo, where the end-user is. Can nginx open
> multiple threads when downloading that 500MB file from the US, which
> would theoretically allow the uplink to be maxed (or very close) and
> serve the file faster to the user, even though its not actually cached
> (yet)?


Maxim Dounin

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