nginx keep using more and more memory

Valentin V. Bartenev ne at
Wed Jan 18 10:00:16 UTC 2012

On Tuesday 17 January 2012 22:01:01 nginxlist at wrote:
> Hi,
> We are using nginx to proxy to 4 back end servers. And we terminate SSL at
> nginx. We use nginx in a somewhat special way in that we make 1 HTTP GET
> and the back-end servers give a very very long (essentially never-ending)
> response.
> trouble is that i notice that the nginx worker processes keep using up more
> and more memory. When the connections to nginx terminate, everything seems
> to be cleaned up and the memory usage of the worker processes drops to
> normal.

What openssl version do you use?

 wbr, Valentin V. Bartenev

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