nginx limit_rate if in location - strange behaviour - possible bug ?

Jonathan Matthews contact at
Mon Feb 17 10:10:20 UTC 2014

On 17 February 2014 10:02, Bozhidara Marinchovska
<quintessence at> wrote:
> My question is what may be the reason when downloading the example file with
> download manager not to match limit_rate directive

"Download managers" open multiple connections and grab different byte
ranges of the same file across those connections. Nginx's limit_rate
function limits the data transfer rate of a single connection.

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