How GeoIP database stored in memory?
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Sat Jul 2 11:52:08 MSD 2011
On Fri, Jul 01, 2011 at 08:49:05PM -0400, temma wrote:
> I use nginx with N worker processes.
> GeoIP City database is pretty big, how does it stored in memory ? Is
> every worker process have it's own geoip database ? Or are the using
> shared memory ? How does it work?
Already replied in Russian list, in short: it's loaded to memory
on configuration parsing and inherited by workers on fork(). Very
much like any other configuration.
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