Does Nginx block on file IO?
piotr.sikora at frickle.com
Mon May 2 09:29:30 MSD 2011
> How is it even related? There is a difference between getting a file
> from disk and serving it to the client from buffer. You can get it
> really fast and block for a very little time but than send it to the
> client very slowly.
It's actually very related, because with event-driven programming, you're
blocking _all_ worker's clients on the single disk I/O.
Piotr Sikora < piotr.sikora at frickle.com >
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