Google dumps SPDY in favour of HTTP/2, any plans for nginx?

Valentin V. Bartenev vbart at
Tue Mar 17 22:32:26 UTC 2015

On Tuesday 17 March 2015 09:49:04 alexandru.eftimie wrote:
> Will there be support for http/2 for upstream connections? I can't seem to
> find anything about this online ( either SPDY or HTTP/2 for upstream
> connections )

The problems that SPDY (and HTTP/2) is trying to solve usually do not
exist in upstream connections, or can be solved more effectively using
other methods already presented in nginx (e.g. keepalive cache).

Could you provide any real use case for HTTP/2 in this scenario?

  wbr, Valentin V. Bartenev

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