questions about proxy buffers
zzz at zzz.org.ua
Sat Jun 11 04:35:28 MSD 2011
On 6/11/11, Xavier Noria <fxn at hashref.com> wrote:
> What happens if the proxied server sends a response greater than the
> total buffer sizes, say 50k?
It depends whether or not you have proxy_buffering enabled.
With proxy_buffering nginx tries to receive an entire response as
quickly as possible. Even uses temporary file if response can't fit
> Does nginx frees buffers sending data,
> and then buffers another chunk from the proxied server, iterate until
And that's how nginx does it with disabled proxy_buffering.
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