Error log

Andrea Soracchi soracchi at
Mon Sep 10 14:27:14 UTC 2012


but nginx should remove the file only after the upload has been completed.

Or no?

----- Messaggio originale -----
Da: "Maxim Dounin" <mdounin at>
A: nginx at
Inviato: Lunedì, 10 settembre 2012 16:10:54
Oggetto: Re: Error log


On Mon, Sep 10, 2012 at 04:04:09PM +0200, Andrea Soracchi wrote:

> Hi,
> when I upload a file (big or small) I get this error line in error.log:
> a client request body is buffered to a temporary file /usr/local/nginx/client_body_temp/0000000075
> The error log marks it as warning. 
> During the upload of a big file I expect to find the above mentioned file in the directory, but it's empty.
> Any idea?

It should be empty, as nginx unlink()s temporary files as soon as 
they are created (unless you've set client_body_in_file_only in 
your config, see

Maxim Dounin

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