HTTP HEAD timeout

stwissel nginx-forum at
Mon Dec 29 21:23:29 UTC 2014

Hi Edho,

I know -X HEAD is a hack, but it seems that is the way CouchDB might operate
(haven't got a reply back from them). Worked before using an Apache HTTP
reverse-proxy, but I like nginx much better.

So what options do I have to make nginx behave the same for -X HEAD as it
does for --head?

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