Orbited proxied by nginx hangs web traffic for particular user

Thomas Love tomlove at gmail.com
Sun Jun 12 17:00:07 MSD 2011

On 12 June 2011 14:33, Szymon <nginx-forum at nginx.us> wrote:
> We are using nginx -> Orbited for long-polling, nginx -> uwsgi for web
> content (AJAX-driven), and nginx for static files. Problem is, when user
> open more than, dunno, about 6-7 tabs in browser. Then, traffic for user
> (and just for him) just hangs.

Browsers have very low per-host connection limits. You will need to
work around this in your application. Subdomains are a good start. But
the best solution I know of is to use inter-tab communication in your
application (via cookies) and restrict the long-polling to just one


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