root works, alias doesn't
Valentin V. Bartenev
vbart at nginx.com
Wed Oct 2 18:22:46 UTC 2013
On Wednesday 02 October 2013 20:22:17 Grant wrote:
> That's true. Is alias or root preferred in this situation for performance?
The "root" directive is better from any point of view. It is less complicated
and bugfree ("alias" has bugs, see https://trac.nginx.org/nginx/ticket/97 ).
You should always prefer "root" over "alias" when it is possible.
wbr, Valentin V. Bartenev
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