fastcgi cache how-to cache for logged-in users and make it custom for each user

António P. P. Almeida appa at
Wed Sep 19 15:30:30 UTC 2012

On 19 Set 2012 17h04 CEST, nginx-forum at wrote:

> Hello,
> Currently I'm doing cache using fastcgi_cache for non-logged-in
> users, and using ( if + fastcgi_no_cache + fastcgi_cache_bypass ) to
> pass logged-in users directly to backend which is PHP-FPM.
> this work good enough, but when PHP-FPM start hitting 500+ req/s the
> slow/load start. 
> So what i'm thinking about is to create a cache for logged-in users
> and each user has it's own cached files, is that possible? if yes
> can you please provide me some tips about that. I've goggled a lot
> but nothing help with that.

Use the session ID as part of the cache key. I have a drupal config
that uses that:

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