problem with argument route in upstream

Francis Daly francis at
Tue Nov 18 21:35:35 UTC 2014

On Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 10:25:50PM +0100, RODRIGUEZ Daniel wrote:

Hi there,

> upstream antares {
>    server xxxxx:8000 route=server1;
>    server yyyy:8000 route=server2;
>    sticky route $route_cookie $route_uri;
> }

> With this I get on the error.log :
> 2014/11/18 19:56:40 [emerg] 9520#0: invalid parameter "route=server1" in /etc/nginx/conf.d/c2375.conf:13

> Any idea ?

The error.log indicates that your nginx does not accept that parameter
for the "server" directive within the "upstream" block.

The documentation is at

It includes the line "Additionally, the following parameters are available
as part of our commercial subscription:".

Francis Daly        francis at

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