Limit serving to responses only below certain size
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Wed Mar 6 15:30:07 UTC 2013
On 6 March 2013 13:28, Calin Don <calin.don at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there a way to server files only below a certain size?
> eg. Return 403 on files bigger than 5MB?
Assuming you're talking about local filesystem files, you might try to
proxy_pass back round to yourself, and do an if() based on
If you're already proxy'ing, you could use the same technique but
without the double nginx hit.
I'd personally look at /how/ too-large files are getting onto disk,
and fix that, however.
Jonathan Matthews // Oxford, London, UK
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