Sometimes NGINX returns 405 on POST, when 504 GATEWAY TIMEOUT is expected
murat.knecht at googlemail.com
Sat Jun 3 06:31:40 UTC 2017
yesterday I had a situation where NGINX *sometimes under some
configurations* returned a 405 METHOD NOT ALLOWED, when it was supposed
to return a 504 GATEWAY TIMEOUT.
Since troubleshooting this took a while, and information that I found
was fragmented, outdated, or inaccurate, I wrote a blog post about this.
Maybe it helps others, including my future self, to understand and fix
this behavior quicker:
On SO, a related question was asked:
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