Nginx proxy truncates large file downloads to 1.1G

Cliff Wells cliff at
Wed Sep 14 07:40:38 UTC 2011

On Sun, 2010-12-05 at 20:21 -0500, Duane Mulder wrote:
> So nginx so far has been running great. Today however I discovered that
> when downloading a file larger than 1G (ie 1.5G)  it will always fail
> leaving the client with a file of 1.1G and an incomplete download. 

Try disabling gzip and see if that helps.  If so, tuning the gzip
settings might be in order.


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