nginx 1.4.1 - slow transfers / connection resets
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Mon Aug 19 12:17:21 UTC 2013
On Mon, Aug 19, 2013 at 02:07:09PM +0200, Philip Hofstetter wrote:
> I have a nginx (stock ubuntu config) as a reverse proxy in front of a
> haproxy in front of 5 more nginx machines which use fastcgi to talk to
> My issue is with the frontend proxy and long-running, veeeeery
> slowwwww requests.
> The clients are very underpowered mobile barcode scanners using 2G GSM
> connections. When they try to download 2.1 MB of data dynamically
> generated by PHP on the back, backend, the Frontend will close the
> connection after ~1MB has been downloaded (at ~2 KBytes/s).
> I can reproduce the same behavior using curl (with --rate-limit 2K):
> % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current
> Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed
> 100 1196k 0 1196k 0 343 2047 0 --:--:-- 0:09:58 --:--:-- 1888
> curl: (56) Recv failure: Connection reset by peer
> The access log on the frontend server lists a 200 status code but too
> few transmitted bytes.
> The error log (on info) shows
> 2013/08/19 14:03:36 [info] 32469#0: *1166 client timed out (110:
> Connection timed out) while sending to client, client: xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
> Which is not true - it's showing that while curl (--rate-limit 2K) ist
> still running.
> Can you give me any pointers in how to debug/fix this?
Debug log should be helpful, see
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