"ssl_session_cache" not working on windows Version

Ruslan Ermilov ru at nginx.com
Mon Jan 20 11:27:07 UTC 2014

On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 12:18:53PM +0100, basti wrote:
> Hello,
> I have an nginx in front of an Windows IIS to delete some headers send
> my IIS from proprietary application.
> Now I try to use the following parameter on nginx running on windows:
> # SSL session cache
> #ssl_session_cache shared:SSL:10m; # a 1mb cache can hold about 4000
> sessions, so we can hold 40000 sessions
> #ssl_session_cache  builtin:1000  shared:SSL:10m;
> both of them dosnt run.
> When I start nginx it will closed indemedaly, without any error on
> command line.
> Whats going on here?
> Can someone confirm this behaviour?
> I have try Version 1.4.4 and 1.5.8 from http://nginx.org/en/download.html.


The cache and other modules which require shared memory support
do not work on Windows Vista and later versions due to address
space layout randomization being enabled in these Windows

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